Sarah Atwood is the Principal Second Violin of both the Boston Lyric Opera and Portland Symphony Orchestra, and a member of the Boston Ballet Orchestra. She actively performs with the Boston Symphony and Boston Pops, including international tours to Europe and Asia. She appears in other ensembles such as Emmanuel Music, Odyssey Opera, Monadnock Music, Cantata Singers, A Far Cry, and Boston Modern Orchestra Project. A graduate of New England Conservatory, Sarah has performed solo at Carnegie Hall as First Prize Winner of the American Protege International Piano and Strings Competition, and been featured on BBC Radio. She has performed and taught throughout the United States, Europe, and Palestine. During the pandemic, Sarah made a project of recording Paganini’s 24 Caprices. This was highlighted by The Strad magazine and French radio, among others.