Shirley Luu Smith - Violist
Shirley Luu Smith has played the viola since 1998. Born and raised in Virginia Beach, she stayed in the area after graduating from Kempsville High School and continued her education at Old Dominion University minoring in Music Performance while majoring in Civil Engineering. By day, Shirley is a water/wastewater engineer; By night, she is the principal violist of Symphonicity. She also serves on the Board of Directors of the Hampton Roads Chamber Players and performs various types of music, from classical to modern folk, at different venues throughout the Hampton Roads area. Shirley resides in Virginia Beach with her husband, Pug, and Australian Shepherd, and she enjoys hiking.