Originally from Denver, Colorado, Sarah Schaeffer graduated from Bethany College in 2013 with her Bachelor of Music Education degree. While at Bethany, she studied the viola with Ann Samuelson, Joey Menninga and Rachel Stultz and conducting with Dr. Richard Koshgarian.
After teaching in Colorado for three years, Sarah moved to Great Falls to teach with the Great Falls Public Schools. She performs with the Great Falls Symphony and teaches privately.
In her spare time she enjoys skiing and paddleboarding.