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Tia Allen


Tia Allen (viola) has performed at Carnegie Hall, Alice Tully Hall, Radio City Music Hall, Madison Square Garden, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Royal Opera House of Muscat, and the Teatro Nacional in Santo Domingo. As a freelance artist in New York City, she has performed with Tony Bennett, Lady Gaga, The Eagles, Anderson Paak, Miley Cyrus, Cynthia Erivo, Dua Lipa, Michael Bol­ton, Frank Ocean, and Bebe Winans, to name a few. Allen recently held the viola chair in the Broadway production of Alanis Moris­sette’s Jagged Little Pill. Other Broadway performances include My Fair Lady, Spongebob Squarepants, An American in Paris, and On the Town. Allen enjoyed working on many televised performances with Bruce Spring­steen and appeared in his “Tuc­son Train” and “Western Stars” videos. A past fellowship member of the Spoleto Festival in Charleston, she is also the founder, director, and violist of Diverse Concert Artists.