School of Music

Rachel Keathley Huch

Rachel Keathley HuchRachel Keathley Huch
Applied Faculty, Violin and Viola

Rachel Keathley Huch, Violin/Viola,  has performed as a soloist, chamber musician, and orchestral performer on tours throughout the United States, Europe and South America. Ms. Huch is a laureate of various national and international competitions. In addition to frequent live performances Ms. Huch has also been featured on radio, film and numerous albums.

Ms. Huch has been invited to perform with orchestras throughout the US including the Bluewater Chamber Orchestra, Cleveland Chamber Symphony, Grand Rapids, Lansing, Jackson, and Akron Symphony Orchestras, and formerly served as Assistant Concertmaster of the Ashland Symphony Orchestra. As a chamber musician she has performed with the International Chamber Soloists and extensively in a number of string quartets, most recently as first violinist of the Azalea Quartet.

An active performer, Ms. Huch currently serves as Concertmaster of the Cleveland Opera Theater Orchestra, a member of the Cleveland Pops Orchestra and regularly records for American Greetings.  Additionally, Ms. Huch is currently on faculty at the University of Akron, Cleveland Institute of Music, and Cleveland State University, and is Co-director of the Western Reserve Chamber Festival.  Ms. Huch is frequently sought out as a guest artist and adjudicator for festivals throughout the United States.