REILLEY Vegh

Violin


Reilley Vegh began studying music as a child growing up in Northern California. Originally a fiddler; they quickly branched out into other forms of music. Reilley moved to New York to receive a Bachelor of Music at SUNY Purchase in classical viola performance and composition. It was at this time that they also became involved in the New York Irish music scene, studying fiddle with renowned musician and teacher Brian Conway. Today they are a performer well versed in a variety of styles; and a frequent collaborator with classical ensembles, bands, and DJs in the Tri-State area. In addition to performing around town, Reilley has toured extensively across the country with country band Paisley Fields and Irish punk group The Narrowbacks.  

Reilley began their teaching career as an instructor for children and parents in their California hometown. Since then they have gone on to work with teaching organizations in Westchester and NYC. Reilley believes that music can be an incredible outlet for self expression, and encourages in their students a sense of curiosity and creativity. Reilley's aspiration is to help students find new ways to listen, appreciate, and enjoy music; while developing the confidence to express themselves through their instrument.