A native of Ithaca, New York, violist Belinda Reuning Burge has been living in the Cincinnati area for over twenty years. Belinda received degrees from the Curtis Institute and the Eastman School of Music. A former member of the Dayton Philharmonic and the Louisville Orchestra, she was also principal violist of both the West Virginia Symphony and the Lancaster music festival. Ms. Burge has always been an avid chamber music player, and has been a member of several string quartets, including the Vanadium, Montani, Duveneck, and Trillium string quartets. Ms. Burge has performed at the Siena chamber music series in Westwood, Kentucky Chamber Players, Sunday at Central in Columbus, and the Portland Chamber Music Festival. She has also played extensively with the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra, traveling with them on several international and domestic tours. Currently, Belinda enjoys freelancing in Cincinnati with the rich community of fine musicians that reside here. Belinda lives with her husband Russell and their two children in Montgomery.