DJ Alkimist began her career in music as a classically trained violist, sitting first chair in several orchestras and competing as a soloist. Later, she taught herself violin, played electric viola in a jazz trio, and then began to pursue an additional career as a DJ. She has several residencies, including one with the W Hotels. She is also an electronic music producer. In addition to her DJing, she still continues to perform classical music and also plays viola with the Brooklyn Symphony Orchestra. From the orchestra to the DJ booth, DJ Alkimist brings a lifetime of experience and love of music to her work.