Tom Walworth, Cello

Tom Walworth is the director of orchestras at Thomas Jefferson High School and Lakota Middle School in Federal Way, Washington. In addition to his duties as principal cellist for Rainier Symphony, he is a charter member of the Northwest Repertory Singers (Tacoma) and serves as a cello coach for the Tacoma Youth Symphony Association. He has studied with Cordelia Wikarski-Miedel (University of Puget Sound), Hamilton Cheifetz (Portland State University) and performed in a masterclass for Janos Starker (Indiana University at Bloomington). Mr. Walworth is a published composer of choral works and enjoys arranging music for string groups in the Pacific Northwest.