Aaron Schwartz, an Illinois native, is a freelance violinist and teacher based in Columbus, OH. Praised as
an extremely versatile musician, you can see him collaborating with artists on YouTube and Instagram,
covering pieces from Louis Armstrong and The Eagles to Ysaye and Brahms. Aaron has worked with
artists such as Rachel Barton Pine, Joseph Silverstein, Andres Cardenes, Manfred Honeck, Pascal
Tortelier, Marvin Hamlisch, Michael Tree, the St. Lawrence, Pacifica, and Cavani String Quartets.
Currently a member of the Caroga Chamber Players in New York and teacher at the Chamber Music
Connection in Columbus, he hopes to continue to bring any and all kinds of music to new audiences and
to help bridge the gap between classical music listeners and alternative listeners. Aaron received his
bachelor’s degree and performance certificate from Carnegie Mellon University.
CityMusic Cleveland is a professional chamber orchestra that performs free concerts throughout Northeast Ohio,often accompanied by exhibits of local artwork.
Since exploding onto the scene in 2004, CityMusic Cleveland has won cheering audiences with beautiful music, brilliantly performed in familiar neighborhood settings.
FREE concerts - make CityMusic concerts accessible to everyone!
CityMusic Cleveland strives for more as it approaches its 15th season Story and photography by Michael C. Butz On a sweltering and stormy evening in mid-May, the Shrine Church of St. Stanislaus presented a special Saturday night service, of sorts. It was a program that typically takes place only four times a year at the […]