Jeannine Fancherline

Jeannine FancherJeannine Fancher, better known as Dee Dee, is a native of the Chicago area. She has been playing the viola for forty years, and has been employed as a section violist with the San Antonio Symphony for seventeen years. Prior to joining the San Antonio symphony, Fancher spent four years employed as Assistant Principal Violist of the Jacksonville Symphony in Florida. She has been employed by Glimmerglass Opera Orchestra for fifteen years, and has been a participant in music festivals and tours in this country and abroad. She studied viola with Roland Vamos at Western Illinois University, and has coached with William Lincer, Burton Kaplan, Ellen Rose, and Wayne Brooks among others. In addition, she is committed to teaching music to children, and maintains a private viola studio in San Antonio.