As a Senior Product Specialist at D’Addario, Liz Benoit Crew directs string design, production, sales, and marketing for all Orchestral products. She shares this work by delivering dynamic educational clinics to thousands of string players, students, and teachers each year, including such venues as the Juilliard School, National ASTA annual conference, and the Midwest Band & Orchestra Clinic. As Director of the Strings 101 Program, Liz leads a team of clinicians who present string education to classrooms around the country.
Liz also takes an active role in promoting STEAM, and the inclusion of arts and music education throughout the American K-12 curriculum. With decades of experience in both performance and non-performance musical careers, Liz aims to build the exploration of artistic careers among students nationwide.
An active performer on cello, violin, and voice, she holds degrees in Cello Performance and Classical Civilization. Liz lives in New York and plays with a number of ensembles, including the Brooklyn Symphony Orchestra and the North Shore Symphony Orchestra.