Free Master Class with Linda Wang, violin

Date: 
November 5, 2017 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
Location: 
Thoresen Performance Center, 300 Green Bay Road, Winnetka
Contact: 
847.905.1500
Cost: 

Free and Open to the Public

 

 

Free master class with violinist Linda Wang, String Chair and Professor, at University of Denver’s Lamont School of Music. 

 


Linda Wang is among the premier violinists of her generation, consistently praised for her artistry, warm, singing tone and charismatic performances.  Since her debut with Zubin Mehta and the New York Philharmonic at the age of nine, Linda has performed concerti with more than 70 ensembles and maintains a worldwide presence as a performer and educator. In the US she has been soloist with symphonies and orchestras throughout the U.S., collaborating with such eminent conductors as Sir Georg Solti, JoAnn Falletta, Jorge Mester, Chistian Tiemeyer, Daryll One, Steven Lipsitt, Andrew Sewell and Stephen Gunzenhauser.
Abroad her concerto performances include the Schleswig-Holstein Musik Festival Orchestra in Germany, Salzburg Chamber Orchestra, Paris Sinfonietta, Sächsische Kammerphilharmonie Dresden and Philharmonisches Orchester des Vogtland(Germany) and The Czech Republic’s Southern Bohemian Chamber Philharmonic Orchestra, with whom she toured. In Asia, her solo appearances include Beijing, Hong Kong and Shanghai, a televised performance with China’s Harbin Symphony Orchestra, Taipei Philharmonia Musical, and the Phillipines Philharmonic Orchestra. Linda Wang is String Chair and Professor of Violin at University of Denver’s Lamont School of Music and is also on the Fulbright Specialists Roster for teaching at overseas institutions.