Although originally from the Midwest, Ms. Frias’ musical studies brought her to Massachusetts to pursue a Bachelors in Music in Music Education at Gordon College. While at Gordon, Ms. Frias studied the violin under Dr. Susan Kim, and was an active member of the Symphony Orchestra and the Chamber Music Program. She was also honored as the recipient of the Gordon College Music Guild Scholarship. This past summer, Ms. Frias returned to her alma mater to begin pursuing a Masters of Music Education.
Since 2012, Ms. Frias has had the privilege of working for the Marblehead Public Schools, where she teaches and directs the string lessons and ensemble rehearsals for grades 3-12. In addition to her role as Director of Orchestras, Ms. Frias is the advisor to Marblehead High School’s Tri-M Music Honor Society.
Outside of Marblehead, Ms. Frias serves as the conductor of the Prelude Strings Ensemble for the Northeast Massachusetts Youth Orchestras(NMYO) .