Swiss-American violinist Aniela Eddy recently graduated from the San Francisco Conservatory of Music where her principal teachers were Ian Swensen and Wei He. As a soloist, Aniela has performed and toured throughout Europe with the Basel Youth Orchestra and has participated in master classes with distinguished artists such as Stephan Picard, Joseph Silverstein, Eduard Wulfson, Igor Malinovsky, and Pavel Vernikov, among others. She has performed with Ballet Next in New York City, Ensemble LPR, the West Side Chamber Orchestra, the New York Opera Chamber Orchestra and the Magik*Magik Orchestra, including performances on WQXR and NPR. As a member of the West Side Chamber Orchestra, Aniela recently participated in an exciting new recording for the Naxos music label consisting of repertoire for contemporary harpsichord and orchestra. As part of her commitment to education, Aniela toured India under the auspices of Skoda Motors giving benefit concerts. In addition to founding a volunteer teaching program between the San Francisco Bay Academy and the San Francisco Conservatory of Music, Ms. Eddy has acted as Public Representative for the Boston Symphony Orchestra at Tanglewood, responsible for liaison between guest artists, BSO members, and the general public. She is currently pursuing her graduate studies at the Cleveland Institute of Music as a student of Ivan Zenaty. Aniela is the recipient of the Avanti Award, of the Joseph and Francis Brucia Foundation, which she received in 2009.
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By Zachary Lewis, The Plain Dealer BEACHWOOD, Ohio – A diamond in the rough. That’s the image that best describes CityMusic Cleveland’s first performance of the 2016-17 season. No complaints, in fact only praise, for the actual performances, led by music director Avner Dorman Wednesday evening. About the venue, however, the auditorium at Fairmount Temple, a few […]