Phyllis Garriss, associate professor emeritus of string instruction, is founding director of the Lamar Stringfield String Music Camp, which observed its 25th Anniversary in 2004.
Previous teaching positions include DePauw University and Ball State University. A former National Secretary of the American String Teachers Association, Garriss is a member of the Music Educators National Conference, the Music Teachers National Association, the American String Teachers Association, Local 500 of the Musicians Association, and past-president of the Raleigh Music Club. She performs with the Raleigh Symphony Orchestra and the Capital String Ensemble.
Courses Taught: Violin and Viola
M.M., Eastman School of Music
B.A., B.M. Hastings College