Elizabeth Coffman

Posted July 6, 2022

Chicago, IL

Elizabeth (Becky) Coffman is currently a member of the Chicago Sinfonietta’s viola section, and teaches violin and viola at Concordia University-Chicago. Before moving to Chicago, Becky was a member of the Louisville Orchestra, Indianapolis Chamber Orchestra and played several years with the Indianapolis Symphony. She holds degrees in violin performance from DePauw University and Indiana University, later returning to Indiana University to study viola with Abraham Skernick and Csaba Erdelyi. For the past 25 years, Becky has directed the string program at Ascension School in Oak Park. Her husband, Tim, as well as her two adult children, are all professional musicians.