Zoe Loversky was born in Davis, CA and raised in Washington, DC. She began her violin studies at age 5 and took up the Viola at the age of 10 with George Ohlson at the Washington Conservatory. For college she attended Carnegie Mellon University studying with David Harding, before transferring to study with Ivo Van Der Werff at the Rice University, Shepherd School of Music. She has been placed on the Deans list for academics at CMU and has been nominated for a merit based scholarship at Rice. She has attended festivals such as Colorado College, Bowdoin, Banff, Aspen, Texas Music festival, Brevard, and Eastern Music Festival. Zoe has taught elementary, middle school, and high school aged kids, and hopes to continue to hone and develop the art of pedagogy for the rest of her life.