Faculty: Renard Edwards (viola)

EdwardsRenard Edwards joined The Philadelphia Orchestra in 1969. A native Philadelphian, Mr. Edwards attended Overbrook High School while studying with Philadelphia Orchestra member Leonard Mogill at the Settlement Music School.

Mr. Edwards continued his viola studies with Max Aronoff at the New School of Music and was coached in chamber music by Edgar Ortenberg, former violinist in the Budapest String Quartet. He also studied with Karen Tuttle in Philadelphia.