Emily Cole joined the Oregon Symphony violin section in 2011. She has performed with the Dallas and Seattle symphonies as well as numerous regional orchestras throughout the Dallas-Fort Worth area. An active chamber musician, Emily has performed with the Third Angle, Fear No Music, and Northwest New Music Ensembles, and she is a member of the Mousai Remix string quartet.
Emily received her M.M. as a student of Emanuel Borok at the University of North Texas, where she held a teaching fellowship. She received her B.M. from the University of Texas at Austin as a student of Brian Lewis. A native of Seattle, Emily was also a longtime student of former Seattle Symphony concertmaster Ilkka Talvi. Emily is on the faculty at Lewis & Clark College.