( Sun., Jan. 11, 2015 )
Performed by Eric Pritchard & Greg McCallum
Baldwin Auditorium, 1336 Campus Drive, Durham, NC 27708
Nusic by Claude Debussy, Richard Strauss, and Bill Robinson
As first violinist of the Ciompi Quartet, Eric Pritchard tours widely and serves as Professor of Violin at Duke University. Major awards include first prizes at the London International String Quartet Competition and at the Coleman and Fischoff national chamber music competitions. His solo and chamber music performances have been recorded on the Albany, Amplitude, Arabesque, Carlton, CRI, Gallo, Gasparo, Mastersound, MSR, Naxos, Pro Organo, VAC, and Verdi labels. Mr. Pritchard has performed as concerto soloist with orchestras such as the Boston Pops, Indianapolis Philharmonic and the Orchestra of New England and has served as Concertmaster of the Columbus Symphony, the Opera Company of North Carolina and the Spoleto Festival. He studied at the New England Conservatory, the Indiana University School of Music, and The Juilliard School, where he received a Master of Music degree.
Pianist Greg McCallum has performed across North and South America, the Caribbean, Europe and Asia in some of the world's most prestigious concert halls including the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, D.C., Preston Bradley Hall in Chicago, New York's Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall, and St. Martin-in-the-Fields in London. McCallum received music degrees from the University of Maryland at College Park, the Eastman School of Music, and the Hochschule für Musik in Würzburg, Germany.
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