Diana Ladio

 Diana Ladio is a studied 5-string violinist, writer, and educator, based in Nashville, TN. In addition to creating and producing her own music, she co-fronts the electric strings ensemble, The Moxie Strings, with whom she’s toured for over 16 years and was recently awarded a Billboard #1 in the Classical Crossover category. Since 2015 she has toured as the fiddler for Celtic rock outfit, The Elders, with whom she tours internationally. 

Diana is a dedicated educator, and has taught workshops in hundreds of schools nationwide, many of which provided by her nonprofit, The MOX Project, which offers musical opportunities to underserved students and communities.

Diana is an avid emotional health advocate and mentor, and writes about her experiences as a traveler and musician in her blog, drriift, and for Strings Magazine