Violinist Karin Harrell plays with several symphony orchestras throughout the country. These include the Columbus symphony, Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra, Phoenix Symphony Orchestra, Akron symphony, and Canton symphony, among others. Besides her engagements in symphony orchestras she also enjoys performing in smaller ensembles, chamber concerts, jazz, live bands, country bands , and rock concerts. While growing up she won several prizes and competitions which resulted in solo performances with orchestras including the Columbus symphony and the Casals Festival orchestra among others. Ms Harrell was a participant at The Casals Music Festival, the Texas Music Festival, Kent/Blossom music festival, and National Repertory Orchestra. She graduated with both a Bachelors and Masters of music from The Cleveland Institute of Music. While there she studied with David Updegraff and William Preucil.
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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 […]