Violinist Hannah Frey, originally from Clinton, South Carolina, received both her Bachelor and Master of Music degrees in Violin Performance from the Cleveland Institute of Music, where she studied with Linda Cerone and William Preucil.

Hannah is an active chamber and orchestral musician. She is a member of the Perseid Quartet and she plays regularly with the Metropolitan Orchestra of St. Louis, Union Avenue Opera Orchestra, with visiting shows at the Fox Theatre and the St Louis Repertory Theatre, and with the experimental folk group Third Millenium World's Fair. She was concertmaster of Winter Opera St Louis for over ten years and has performed with the St Louis Symphony, the MUNY Orchestra, and Chamber Project St Louis.

Hannah is on the faculty at Washington University of St Louis. She also teaches in the Elementary Strings Program in the Kirkwood School District, and she has a large private studio of more than 30 students at her home near the Hill.