B I O G R A P H Y
Ariele Macadangdang is a multi-genre violinist, educator and songwriter based in Miami, FL. She has performed in orchestra concerts for Ben Folds, Gloria Estefan, Terrence Blanchard and James Newton Howard as a member of the Henry Mancini Orchestra. In 2012 she was selected as a featured soloist in the Walmart Annual Shareholders meeting in Fayetteville, Arkansas. Ariele enjoys collaborating with singer-songwriters and has appeared on several commercially released recordings as a solo and section violinist. She also performs regularly in Miami with her duo, American Darling Valve.
Ariele teaches music and violin at St. Philip's Episcopal School, 1-1 lessons as violin faculty at the Community Arts Program Conservatory in Coral Gables, and has led violin sectionals as a Teaching Artist for the MIAMI MUSIC PROJECT.
Photography by Brian Wolfe