Violinist For All Occasions

Rock Hill, SC Professional Violinist & Wedding Musician

Laurie Neal, Violinist For over 25 years, Laurie Neal has been involved in the music scene in the Rock Hill, Fort Mill, Lancaster, and Charlotte areas. She is a versatile violinist perfect for a variety of settings. Laurie has over 40 years of experience as a professional violinist. She’s personable, reliable, professional, and very easy to work with.

Laurie specializes in music for weddings, church services, and all types of private engagements. She is also available as a strolling violinist, violin/viola instructor, or as part of a variety of ensembles.


Laurie Neal, ViolinistLaurie Neal received her Bachelor of Music degree from Illinois State University. She has played with numerous groups, including the Charlotte Philharmonic Orchestra and Charlotte Civic Orchestra. She has also been a member of the Quad City Youth Orchestra, Augustana College Symphony, Peoria Symphony, and Illinois State University Orchestra, all in Illinois.

Laurie currently serves as a church musician and soloist at Westminster Presbyterian Church in Rock Hill. She also frequently plays at other churches in the area. Along with PJ Brunson (piano/guitar), she’s also a member of the duo Ananda. Visit to hear their original instrumental compositions.

Types of Events

Laurie has experience performing for all types of events. She specializes in weddings, including ceremonies, rehearsal dinners, and receptions. She is also available to play at funerals, memorial services, and other church services.

A violinist can add a special touch to any social setting. Laurie plays at private parties and corporate events throughout the Charlotte region. She also enjoys sharing her gift of music with many retirement communities in the Rock Hill area.

Musical Genres

Laurie Neal’s repertoire includes music suitable for all occasions. Classical, Celtic, sacred, Christmas, Broadway, standards, and New Age are just a few of the musical genres she performs. If you have a theme in mind for your event, Laurie will help you choose the music that will provide the perfect atmosphere for your guests.

Other Instruments

In addition to the violin, Laurie plays the viola, cello, and flute.

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