Glenn Dicterow

Glenn Dicterow Concertmaster of the New York Philharmonic After more than three decades of service as concertmaster of the New York Philharmonic, Glenn Dicterow joins the faculty of the USC Thornton School of Music in 2013 as the first holder of the Robert Mann Chair in Strings and Chamber Music,[…]

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Daniel Andai

Daniel Andai Artistic Director & Violin Hailed by The New York Times as an “Exemplary Leader” for leading members of New York Philharmonic and Manhattan School of Music in Carnegie Hall, violinist Daniel Andai has shared his versatile artistry as soloist, recitalist, chamber musician, concertmaster and recording artist in major concert venues across five[…]

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Regi Papa

Regi Papa Violin Hailed as “an exciting young violinist with brilliant technique and an excellent sense of style” (The Strad Magazine), Greco-Albanian violinist Regi Papa is one of the most sought-after violinists today. In 2006, Papa made his Carnegie Hall debut, performing the Sibelius Violin Concerto with the New York[…]

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Arik Braude

Arik Braude Violin Praised for “sophisticated, warm intensity, radiant timbre and well-balanced, harmonious performance style” (‘Sulzbach-Rosenberg”, Germany) violinist Arik Braude has performed as a soloist with orchestras in the U.S., Europe and Asia. His recent performances of concertos by Bach, Haydn and Mendelssohn (double) with the JVNY camerata in repeated appearances at[…]

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Virgil Boutellis-Taft

Virgil Boutellis-Taft Violin Hailed by critics as an “outstanding violinist”, “of fiery temperament”, with “intense, brilliant, sumptuous sound” and “impressive virtuosity”, Virgil Boutellis-Taft performs as soloist and chamber musician in major international concert halls: Kennedy Center, Carnegie Hall, Wigmore Hall, Benaroya Hall, Théâtre des Champs-Elysées, Cammilleri Hall, Salle Gaveau, the[…]

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Huifang Chen

Huifang Chen Violin As a dynamic, diverse musician, Huifang Chen enjoys a dual career as a performer and an educator. Ms. Chen received her Bachelor of Music Degree from the Curtis Institute of Music and her Master of Music Degree from the University of Miami in violin performance. She was a member[…]

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Sophie Arbuckle

Sophie Arbuckle Violin / Viola Sophie Arbuckle has performed extensively throughout the U.S., Canada, and Europe. She has appeared in many of the most prominent chamber music settings in the U.S., including Music@Menlo (Calif.), where she co-directed the chamber music workshop in 2004, and Bargemusic in New York city. European chamber[…]

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John Vaida

John Vaida Violin / Viola A versatile musician, violinist and violist John Vaida performs regularly as a soloist, recitalist, chamber musician, and orchestral player. He is a dedicated teacher, serving on the faculty at Mansfield University and Wilkes University, and Artist-in-Residence at the Wyoming Seminary College Preparatory School. During the summers he[…]

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Karen Dreyfus

Karen Dreyfus Viola Karen Dreyfus enjoys a wide-ranging career, as a noted orchestral soloist, recitalist and chamber musician, and as a pedagogue. Prized for her impassioned musicianship and her rich mahogany tone, she has inspired a variety of contemporary music’s finest composers to write scores specifically tailored to her communicative[…]

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Amadi Azikiwe

Amadi Azikiwe Viola Amadi Azikiwe, violist, violinist and conductor, has been heard in recital in major cities throughout the United States, such as New York, Boston, Cleveland, Chicago, San Francisco, Pittsburgh, Houston, Baltimore, and Washington, D.C., including an appearance at the U.S. Supreme Court. Mr. Azikiwe has also been a[…]

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