Kyle Rupley is a Colorado based musician and educator. He has maintained a private studio teaching violin and viola for almost twenty years and worked in Aurora’s Cherry Creek School District, at Cherokee Trail High School, teaching orchestra and music courses since 2012.
Kyle holds undergraduate degrees in viola and music education (BM, BME) from the Metropolitan State University of Denver and a graduate degree in viola (MM) from the University of Denver’s Lamont School of Music. He began his orchestral training in the Colorado Springs Youth Symphony and Denver Young Artists Orchestra, and he completed post-graduate work as a two-year recipient of an Andrew Mellon Foundation Fellowship to study orchestral conducting and performance in the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra Academy Program.
In addition to his teaching, Kyle performs regularly with ensembles all along the Front Range including the Royal Gorge Philharmonic, Chamber Orchestra of the Springs, and Colorado Springs Philharmonic, among others.