A Chicago-based cellist and educator, Nora embraces versatility within many different genres. Her collaborations range from experimental improvisation to movement-inspired circus punk marching band. She organizes monthly concerts for Classical Revolution Chicago, providing classical music performances in a variety of unexpected spaces.
Most recently Nora has been working with a.pe.ri.odic ensemble in residence at High Concept Laboratories, outreach children’s concerts with Chicago Arts string quartet and banjoist Michael Miles, and preparing for Fermilab’s 50th anniversary concert with Mucca Pazza!
Nora also works as a session musician and performs regularly with local rock bands and songwriters. She holds degrees from the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music and Roosevelt University.