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Violin Master Class with Calvin Wiersma
April 29, 2021 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Calvin Wiersma has appeared throughout the world as a soloist and chamber musician. He was a founding member of the Meliora Quartet, winner of the Naumberg, Fischoff, Coleman, and Cleveland Quartet competitions. Mr. Wiersma was a founding member of the Figaro Trio and is currently a member of the Manhattan String Quartet. Mr. Wiersma’s wide range of musical activities have included performances at Bargemusic and Merkin Hall, and tours with the Orpheus Chamber Orchestra and his contemporary music ensemble Cygnus. He has appeared at numerous music festivals and has been on the faculties of several summer programs.
A noted performer of contemporary music, Mr. Wiersma is a member of Cygnus and the Lochrian Chamber Ensemble; toured extensively with Steve Reich; and has appeared with Speculum Musicae, Ensemble 21, Parnassus, and NYNME. Mr. Wiersma is an Assistant Professor of Violin and Chamber Music at the Ithaca College School of Music. He has conducted master classes throughout the world, and been an artist-in-residence at numerous prestigious institutions.
Master Classes are open to the public to observe. This class will be held online via Zoom.
If you wish to observe the class please RSVP HERE to receive the Zoom link.