About Us

Terzetto String Trio is a chamber ensemble comprised of three college-degreed, highly experienced, professional musicians.


We will be delighted to entertain you and your guests at your: Wedding Ceremony, Wedding Reception, Corporate Event, Gala Event, Grand Opening, Anniversary Party, Birthday Celebration, Retirement Celebration, Fund Raiser, Holiday Function, Dinner, Reception, or Parlor Concert. We have vast experience performing for all types of functions and in all of the major event venues in the Twin Cities Metro area.



About Our Ensemble:


Wedding ceremonies and receptions are our specialty. Our string ensemble, made of two violins and one viola, can provide you with live classical music and a wide range of other genres of music. With experience spanning three decades, we have performed in the Twin Cities most prestigious venues. 
Click on photos to view some of our favorite venues.


Experience our sound created by years of friendship along with decades of combined performance and composing background. The results are a unique string trio. A dramatic departure from the ordinary string trio of violin, viola, and cello, Terzetto String Trio is a collaboration of
two violins and one viola.



About Our Trio's Varied Repertoire:


This special occasion trio has performed it's varied repertoire of baroque, classical, contemporary, ethnic, folk, holiday, inspirational, original compositions and arrangements, popular, and renaissance music throughout the entire Twin Cities metropolitan area.
Click on our audio or video to hear or see brief samples of our widely varied repertoire.



About Our Performers, Our Individual Education and Experience:


Diane Dolinar Lindberg, Terzetto First Violinist

  • Bachelor of Fine Arts from the University of Minnesota,
  • Mississippi Valley Orchestra,
  • Roseville String Ensemble,
  • Suzuki Pedagogy
  • Freelance Musician

Mark Hellem, Terzetto Second Violinist

  • Bachelor of Music from Concordia College,
  • Master of Music from the University of Minnesota,
  • Professional Study from The Juilliard School,
  • Mississippi Valley Orchestra,
  • Published Composer/Arranger - Col Legno Music Publishing
  • Freelance Musician

Cheryl Young, Terzetto Violist

  • Bachelor of Music from the University of Michigan,
  • Master of Music from the University of Michigan,
  • Toledo Symphony Orchestra,
  • Mississippi Valley Orchestra,
  • Private Music Instructor
  • Freelance Musician


Contact Terzetto String Trio Today:

It is our greatest pleasure to share our joy of making music.
We would love the opportunity to perform for you and your guests!
Please telephone us, or email us at: terzetto3@aol.com.



Terzetto string trio did a phenomenal job at our wedding! Beautiful music and very helpful to work with!

Nov 14, 2014

Thank you for playing at our wedding ceremony on August 17, 2013. We loved the music and appreciated how professional you were. We highly recommend you to others who are looking to hire musicians!

Aug 24, 2013

This group is Amazing! Kathy Roberts Hilton Minneapolis

Nov 27, 2011

Thank you so much for the wonderful ceremony music. My husband and I enjoyed it, as did all of our guests. Thank you so much! -Laura Lee

Jul 16, 2013

Not only was the music beautiful, but the process was as painless as could be. The musicians were in constant contact, and made selecting the perfect music for our cermony painless. We could not be happier.

May 22, 2013

Terzetto has played at our venue many times and they are always wonderful! I highly recommend them! Kathy Anderson Event Manager, Black Bear Crossings

Feb 21, 2013

Terzetto Trio played wonderfully for my wedding! Thank you so much for being a part of our special day! Thanks again for maintaining excellent communication throughout my wedding planning! Very reliable!

Feb 15, 2013

Love your group! Great website too!

Feb 12, 2013

Truly beautiful music!!

Jun 29, 2012

Wonderful sound. Very professional, very PERFECT!

Nov 26, 2011

Love the way you sound and look. You are professional and prompt in your dealings with others. Thanks

Nov 22, 2011

Thanks for the great music!

Nov 22, 2011