Originally from San Jose, California, Betsy Goode performs as Cellist, Director and Founder of Musical Reflections. With degrees in Cello Performance, Music History and Communication, Betsy is currently pursuing her love of both performance and Arts Management. Her principle teachers include Scott Kluksdahl and Lowell Adams. Betsy has served Principal Positions with the Opera Tampa Orchestra, Suncoast Pops Orchestra, Mostly Pops Orchestra, University of South Florida Symphony Orchestra and the Imperial Symphony and performed with the Southwest Florida Symphony, Florida Lakes Symphony and Flagler Symphony Orchestra. She has also been a guest performer with the Bonk Festival of New Music. She has performed since 2000 for the Walt Disney World Dream Weddings and the Candlelight Processional, a month long show held annually in EPCOT. Through her extensive television work, she has been seen as a solo cellist on the Walt Disney World Christmas Day Parade that airs on ABC with Heather Headley and dozens of appearances on the Home Shopping Network with world renowned composer and pianist, Giovanni. During the summer of 2005, Betsy performed as electric cellist in the off-Broadway production of REPO! The Genetics Opera, during its six week run in New York City. She has also performed with the National Broadway tours of The Lion King, The Light in the Piazza, Annie, Peter Pan, Camelot, and Bombay Dreams, in addition to The Witnesses (Premier Cast) and The Last Five Years (off-Broadway/Southeast Premier). Betsy has also recorded as Principal Cellist for Grammy winning recording artist, Jon Secada, along with numerous other studio projects. Betsy is passionate about her role in the new all-female, electric rock string quartet, TheStringDivas, of which she performs as cellist and Artistic Director. Currently, Betsy is an endorsed artist from Christian Music Presenters, based out of Nashville TN, as well as being a registered Suzuki teacher, maintaining a small private studio teaching violin, viola and cello.