Adjunct Professor of Music
Professor Valerie Levicoff a native of Philadelphia, began playing the violin at age six, taking private lessons from Philadelphia Orchestra violinist Joseph Lanza and, later, from Robert, Julia, and William dePasquale, also Philadelphia Orchestra musicians. She earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Violin Performance from The Philadelphia College of Performing Arts and a Master of Arts Degree in Education from LaSalle University.
She currently performs with Reading Symphony, Warminster Symphony, and Bryn Athyn Orchestra as a principal player in each. She is very active in teaching and is an Adjunct Professor of Music at Arcadia University. Ms. Levicoff was selected for Marquis' Who's Who of American Women (2007 edition). She enjoys sharing her love for music and playing music. She also enjoys reading and traveling. Ms. Levicoff resides with her two children, Alexander and Edward, and husband Jerry in Dresher.