Amanda Romani is currently a music performance major at Arizona State University where she studies with Dr. Jonathan Swartz. Amanda is a former concert mistress of the Phoenix Youth Symphony and has participated and placed in multiple concerto competitions throughout her career. Amanda has been playing chamber music for over 6 years and currently participates in the Visiting Quartet Residency Program at Arizona State University where she has studied with quartets such as the Shanghai Quartet and the Brentano String Quartet. She is also part of the ASU Symphony Orchestra and plays in musicals with the Valley Youth Theater. Even though Amanda is a classically trained violinist, she is versatile in jazz and fiddling music.