Gina Boyce

Gina Boyce

Gina Boyce has been studying the viola since she was 11 years old. She has been teaching children since she was 16 and has fallen in love with not only the beauty of music, but with educating and inspiring children. She is currently pursuing a degree in Music Education at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas while also continuing her studies in viola under the direction of world renowned violist Kate Hamilton.

Throughout her musical career, Gina has studied with professional musicians such as Shelley Burger and Jason Bonham. She has also studied piano under the direction of Valeria Ore at UNLV. Gina has played in UNLV’s Chamber and Symphony Orchestras. She has played locally in the Clark County Honor Orchestra, and Nevada All-State Orchestra for many years. Gina has performed in the Smith Center in Las Vegas numerous times and conference halls throughout the Las Vegas Strip such as the Venetian, Caesars Palace, and Bellagio. Along with her musical endeavours, she volunteers at numerous elementary, middle, and high schools throughout the Las Vegas valley where she has held sectionals, taught privately, and conducted for these orchestras as well.

Gina is an advocate for prioritizing children’s mental health and aims to have music be an escape and source of happiness for her students. She hopes to inspire her students to practice self care through music and to healthily express themselves through their instruments.