Ms. Daryl Silberman is an orchestra director at Waubonsie Valley High School in Aurora, IL, District 204 and is also the Primo Orchestra (4-8th grade students) conductor for the Elgin Youth Symphony Orchestra. Additionally, she is the violinist with the Woodford Piano Trio. “Ms. S” studied viola at the University of Colorado at Boulder, San Francisco Conservatory of Music, and University of Southern California. She has been a private studio teacher, high school orchestra director, and freelance violist and violinist in Salem, Oregon, Los Angeles and the San Francisco Bay Area performing with regional orchestras, rock bands, movie studio orchestras, chamber groups, and baroque ensembles. Ms. Silberman has served as a guest conductor and clinician for middle and high school orchestras all around the country and has presented at many national and state educator conferences. Currently Ms. Silberman is in the ILMEA Clinicians Network available to present workshops for area teachers. She was named as one of “50 Directors Who Make a Difference” in 2011 by School Band and Orchestra magazine. In her freetime, she is an avid yogi, wine lover and a busy mom of 2 teens.
Daryl Silberman is a D'Addario Artist, using Zyex, Helicore and Kaplan strings.
Daryl Silberman and Bob Phillips co-authored "Rock Philharmonic: Classic Rock Songs for the String Orchestra" (pub. Alfred) released in the summer of 2017.