Demetria Koninis, cellist, educator, performer and entrepreneur, has a dynamic Suzuki cello studio and traditional cello studio in the Saratoga Springs, New York.
She teaches students ranging in age from 5 through adults at her home, in Saratoga Springs.
Demetria is a teaching member of The Suzuki Association of the Americas, She has completed training in Suzuki books from 1-8. Also a member of The Suzuki Association of the Capital District and a member of ASTA American string teachers association. She is on faculty at the School of the Arts at The National Museum of Dance in Saratoga Springs, New York. Her article Suzuki Summit One Step at a Time was published in the Suzuki Association of the America’s Journal in the Fall of 2015.
In addition to teaching, Demetria is one-half of Spa City Duo, which performs at weddings and Events throughout the Capital Region, Saratoga, Lake George and beyond. She has performed in local community orchestras such a Sage City Symphony over the past 20 years. Visit the Spa City Duo Facebook page
When Demetria isn’t playing her cello and sharing her joy of music, she can be found skiing down a black diamond at Gore Mountain or instructing others how to do so! Demetria holds a Level 3 certification through PSIA (Professional Ski Instuctors of America) and has trained aspiring skiers for nearly 30 years to learn how to ski and race.