Lauren Nelson


Boston, MA
viola, violin
9 Played at 9 groupmuses!

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Hello! I am a professional violist, currently residing in Jamaica Plain, MA. Music has given me the opportunity to perform all over the U.S. and abroad, from little towns in Colorado to opera houses in Prague. Most recently, I have been enjoying performing with Boston Baroque, Grand Harmonie and Harvard Baroque Chamber Orchestra on my baroque viola. I also play with a number of regional orchestras in the Greater Boston area on modern viola. But above all, whether it's on modern or baroque viola, I love playing chamber music, and Groupmuse has made it wonderfully easy to create informal soirees that bring people from many different backgrounds together over music!

Traditional Repertoire

Sample programs:

Solo viola
Bach Suite
Telemann Fantasy
Biber Passacaglia

Baroque viola
CPE Bach Sonata
Telemann Concerto
Bach Gamba Sonata in gm

Romantic sonatas
Brahms Sonata in Eb or fm
Hindemith Sonata 11/4
Franck Sonata

Violin and Viola fun!
Mozart duos D or gm
Martinu duet

Trios for two violins and viola
Dvorak Terzetto


And of course Viola Quintets

Performed groupmuses (9)

Lauren Nelson at Gallery 263!

  • Sunday, May 28, 2017, at 2:00 PM
  • Cambridgeport, Cambridge
This groupmuse happened about 6 years ago

Revel in Ravel

  • Sunday, June 5, 2016, at 1:00 PM
  • Union Square, New York New York, NY

This groupmuse happened almost 7 years ago

Early Music Groupmuse on Sunday, October 4

  • Sunday, October 4, 2015, at 5:00 PM
  • Jamaica Plain, Boston Jamaica Plain, MA

This groupmuse happened over 7 years ago

American string quartets in JP

  • Friday, February 24, 2017, at 7:30 PM
  • Pondside, JP

This groupmuse happened over 6 years ago

Boozemuse at the Curry House

  • Friday, May 8, 2015, at 7:30 PM
  • Jamaica Hills / Pond, Boston Boston, MA

This groupmuse happened about 8 years ago

Bring on Spring!

  • Saturday, March 21, 2015, at 8:00 PM
  • Jamaica Plain, Boston Boston, MA

This groupmuse happened about 8 years ago

Maya and Naju's bday party!

  • Saturday, January 24, 2015, at 3:30 PM
  • Brighton, Boston Brighton, MA
This groupmuse happened over 8 years ago

Groupmuse at Jenna's!

  • Friday, January 16, 2015, at 8:00 PM
  • Powder House Square, Somerville Somerville, MA

This groupmuse happened over 8 years ago

Matt, Lauren, and Abby's first groupmuse!

  • Friday, June 13, 2014, at 8:00 PM
  • Jamaica Plain, MA

This groupmuse happened almost 9 years ago