Cynthia Brogan, violinist/violist, graduated with honors and received degrees in Instrumental Music Performance from College of the Desert and from the California State University, Northridge.
Mrs. Brogan maintains a busy schedule freelancing throughout Southern California and has performed with a variety of contemporary artists including Clay Aiken, Tony Bennett, Vicki Carr, Diahann Carroll, Ray Charles, Robert Goulet, Shirley Jones, Wayne Newton, Olivia Newton-John, Smokey Robinson, Suzanne Somers, Bobby Vinton and Dionne Warwick. A native of the Coachella Valley, she is the violin soloist at Temple Sinai in Palm Desert, CA and performs with numerous local ensembles including the San Bernardino and Redlands Symphony Orchestras.
Mrs. Brogan is past-President and member of the Music Teachers of the Desert, the California Association of Music Teachers and Music Teachers National Association and is a private string instructor and a violin instructor at Sunny Sands Elementary school in Cathedral City, CA and at Abraham Lincoln and Ronald Regan Elementary Schools in Palm Desert, CA. She is also a member of the American Federation of Musicians and Professional Musicians Local 47, Los Angeles, CA.