Michèle is a native of Basel, Switzerland. She performs in symphony orchestras and small classical, jazz, world music and tango groups. She has performed with Ian Anderson /Jethro Tull, Joe Lovano, Mark Feldman, Gloria Estefan, John Cage, Mathias Ruegg (Vienna Art Orchestra), The Boston String Quartet, LaMuseMent and many others. For many years she was a member of the Basel Sinfonietta in Switzerland, a symphony orchestra dedicated to perform music of the 20th century.
Ms. Walther received her MM at the Basel Conservatory in Switzerland, majoring in violin performance and education. Later, she graduated from Berklee College of Music in Boston with a major in jazz violin. Currently she performs with Tangonero, Resonance, her project for solo violin with looper, and others. She has recorded several CDs, and she is a faculty member at the New Mozart School of Music in Palo Alto.
On her day off you could track her down on the beautiful California coast watching for dolphins with her husband.