Bethany began studying the violin at age 5, ultimately studying with Dr. Marianne Murray Perkins, a student of Shinichi Suzuki, and Yuri Mazurkevich. She holds a BM. and M.M. in Music Education from Boston University. She has played with the Boston University orchestras, the Boston Civic Symphony, and the Waltham Philharmonic Orchestra. Currently on hiatus from teaching in schools, Bethany primarily spends her time raising two little musicians at home.