Muireann Lemus

Major: Instrumental Performance

Instrument: Viola

Stamps Ensemble Name: Stamps String Quartet Class of 2018


Muireann Lemus is majoring in viola performance at the University of Miami Frost School of Music as a member of the Stamps String Quartet. She is currently studying under the direction of Pamela McConnell. Previously, she had studied with Daniela Gongora; David Rubinstein at the New England Conservatory; and Alexey Shabalin of the Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra, instructor at Rhode Island College, Providence College and the Rhode Island Philharmonic Music School. She has also participated in masterclasses with cellist Yo-Yo Ma. 

Starting in middle school and continuing throughout high school, she played with the Rhode Island Philharmonic Youth Orchestra and the Ocean State Youth Orchestra in addition to her annual participation in the Rhode Island junior and senior All-State orchestras. She had also participated in the chamber ensemble program at the Rhode Island Philharmonic Music School. She was selected to attend the Sphinx Performance Academy summer music festival for several years before participating at the Castleman Quartet Program.