Gilda Turdo started developing her musical skills at the young age of nine, taking both piano and voice lessons. At the age of eleven she found her passion in violin and has since been playing it for over 18 years. As her talent grew, she also acquired a passion for performing and teaching as well. She has experience in teaching both group and private lessons for violin, viola, cello and bass, and has been doing it for 11 years. She holds a Bachelor's in Music Education from Arizona State University as well as an Arizona Department of Education Teaching Certificate.