Maya Cohon is an avid chamber and orchestral musician from Seattle, Washington. She has been a member of the San Francisco Opera Orchestra since 2017, and also performs regularly with the San Francisco Symphony, Seattle Symphony, and San Francisco Ballet. Maya earned her Bachelor of Music degree from Northwestern University, where she studied with Almita Vamos. During that time she was a member of the Civic Orchestra of Chicago, and went on to join the New World Symphony in Miami, under the direction of Michael Tilson Thomas.
Maya is a member of Cabrillo Festival of Contemporary Music in Santa Cruz, CA, and has spent past summers performing with Pacific Music Festival, Tanglewood Music Center, and Music Academy of the West.