Laura Reycraft received her Bachelor of Music in Viola Performance from The Cleveland Institute of Music in 2003 as a student of Jeffrey Irvine and Lynne Ramsey. In 2005 she earned her Master of Music diploma from the University of Maryland, College Park where she studied with Daniel Foster and Michael Tree.
Since moving to St. Louis in 2006, she has played regularly as a substitute musician with the St. Louis Symphony. Laura is one of the Artistic Directors of Chamber Project Saint Louis, an ensemble founded in 2007 with which she also performs chamber music regularly, one of her passions. She also holds the position of Violin Specialist at City Academy, a private independent elementary school in North St. Louis
where she teaches violin group classes for 1st-6th grade students. In her free time, Laura savors time with her husband and three young sons, and enjoys cooking, baking, traveling, and reading.