Laura Vainer, violin, received her teaching and orchestral training at the Moscow College of Music, where she studied with Maja Glezarova. She graduated from the Estonian Conservatory of Music with a soloist/orchestra principal degree.
Vainer's orchestral experience includes the Symphony Orchestra of the Estonian Radio and TV under Music Director Neeme Jarvi, the Opera Orchestra of New York, the Springfield (Mass.) Symphony and the New Jersey Symphony. She has been a member of the Naples Philharmonic since 1992.