Bryce Bunner, violist, studied at the Oberlin College Conservatory of Music, earning Bachelor of Music degrees in viola performance and music education in 1998. He subsequently studied at the Cleveland Institute of Music from 1998-99. In 2004 he completed his Master of Music degree at the University of Maryland College Park.
Bunner is the principal violist of the USAF String and Symphony Orchestras. He is a founding member of the Inscape Chamber Orchestra, and has performed with the Baltimore Symphony, National Gallery Orchestra, National Philharmonic, Maryland Symphony, and the Fairfax Symphony. He was a member of the Erie Philharmonic, Canton Symphony and the Evansville Philharmonic, as well as principal violist of the Oberlin and Cleveland Institute orchestras. He has attended the Aspen Music Festival, Music Academy of the West, the Kent/Blossom Music Festival, Festival-Institute at Round Top, and the Encore School for Strings. His principal teachers include Carol Dallinger, Roland Vamos, Lynne Ramsey, Mark Jackobs, and Katherine Murdock.