The Girls

of Bella Los Angeles

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Irina

Born In Bulgaria, Irina has been playing the cello since the age of five. She holds Bachelor’s and Master’s Degrees in cello performance from The Boston Conservatory. Throughout the years of her study, Irina had participated in the following competitions: Second prize at the Massachusetts American String Teachers’ Association Solo Competition; a finalist at the National ASTA competition; a Winner of The Boston Conservatory Concerto Competition; Mr. Aldo Parisot awarded her with a Fellowship for Norfolk Chamber Music Festival at…

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Leah Z.

Leah’s musical success story has been anything but conventional. Her eclectic range and professional experience has literally included every musical style imaginable. Born and raised in Houston, Texas, violinist and vocalist, Leah comes from a family of professional symphony musicians. Having played the violin since the age of six, she has won numerous awards and soloed with orchestras in and around Texas. At 15, she made her solo debut playing the first movement of the Wiieniawski Violin Concerto with the…

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Brittany

Brittany is a classically trained violinist, violist, pianist and arranger, performing many styles of music all over North America, Europe, and The Middle East. Originally from Chicago, Brittany began her music education with the violin at two years old. She quickly excelled in her studies and by high school was a member of Civic Orchestra of Chicago and had performed on NPR’s “From the Top”. Brittany spent her summers studying and performing classical and jazz in France, Aspen, and Los…

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Leah

As the daughter of a violin maker father and violinist mother, Leah was surrounded by music at a very young age. Practically raised in the family violin shop in Los Angeles, she was lucky enough to discover her passion for the cello at the age of four. Leah holds her B.M. in cello performance from the Oberlin Conservatory of Music where she studied with cellist Darrett Adkins and her M.M. in cello performance from the San Francisco Conservatory of Music…

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Margot

Margot is a pianist, violinist, singer and ambient film score composer. She has performed many solo and group performances as a keyboardist, but is more known for her versatile live performances on the electric violin with pop, rock and punk bands. Margot studied piano at Woodshed Music School in Buffalo NY, and privately with Jimmy Wozniak “The W”, a hammond B3 blues legend. In 2009, Margot started projects including fronting and writing in The Murderous Moppets; a band centered on…

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Lacy

Born and raised in New Hebron, Mississippi (pop. 447), Lacy began playing the violin at age three. She went on to play dozens of performances and concertos and win many awards, competitions and scholarships. An accomplished classical, pop, country/folk and contemporary violinist, she studied at the Manhattan School of Music and at the famed Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts in New York City – where she studied as a Drama Major. She has…

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Hope

Fulbright Scholar ; Royal Northern College of Music, U.K. and New England Conservatory Graduate, Hope continues to gain critical acclaim as one of the most respected and sought after cellists in the greater Los Angeles music community and well beyond.  Her rigorous tour schedule has taken Hope across the globe: from Carnegie Hall, to the Lincoln & Kennedy Centers, as well as both the Gibson and Walt Disney Concert Halls.  Additionally, Hope has been seen performing on countless television programs…

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