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Maria Benotti

  • Violin (Preparatory & Continuing Education)
  • Chamber Music, Sonata Duo class (Preparatory School)

Violinist Maria Benotti is the founder and Artistic Director of Music at Eden’s Edge, the regional resident professional chamber ensemble serving Boston’s…

Amy Galluzzo

  • Violin (Preparatory & Continuing Education)
  • Chamber Music (Preparatory & Continuing Education)

Violinist Amy Galluzzo, a native of Kansas, moved to Great Britain where she began her violin studies and won a competition where a piece by composer…

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Jason Horowitz

  • Orchestral Repertoire (College)
  • Violin (BSO; Preparatory & Continuing Education)
  • Chamber Music (Preparatory School)

Jason Horowitz joined the Boston Symphony Orchestra at the start of the 2006 Pops season.

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Jean Huang

Described as “a consummate artist,” violinist Jean Huang has concertized throughout the United States and Taiwan.

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Julianne Lee

  • Violin (BSO assistant principal second violin; Preparatory & Continuing Education; leave of absence, 2017/2018)

Julianne Lee has a distinctive career as both a violinist and violist, appearing frequently as a soloist, chamber musician, and orchestral…

Paula Majerfeld

  • Violin (Preparatory & Continuing Education)
  • Viola (Preparatory & Continuing Education)
  • Chamber Music (Preparatory School)

Paula Majerfeld, violinist/violist, has appeared throughout the United States as guest soloist with the Colorado and Jefferson Symphonies,…

Rictor Noren

  • Violin, Viola (Preparatory & Continuing Education)

Rictor Noren's collaborative approach emphasizes balance, goal setting, efficient practice techniques, musical development, and a hands-on approach to…

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Joshua Peckins

  • Violin, Viola (Preparatory & Continuing Education)
  • Chamber Music (Preparatory School)

Joshua Peckins, concert violinist, has performed throughout North and South America, Europe and Asia, from Carnegie Hall to Beijing’s Performing Arts Center…

Dimitar Petkov

  • Violin & Viola (Preparatory & Continuing Education)
  • Chamber Music (Preparatory School)

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Magdalena Suchecka Richter

  • Chair, Strings (Preparatory School)
  • Violin (Preparatory & Continuing Education)
  • String Pedagogy (College)

Originally from Poland, Magdalena Richter has appeared as soloist with the Warsaw and Cracow Philharmonic and in the US with the Boston…

David Rubinstein

  • Violin (Preparatory & Continuing Education)
  • Viola (Preparatory & Continuing Education)

David Rubinstein has played as a substitute violist with the Boston Symphony Orchestra and the Boston Pops, touring Europe, South America, Asia, and the…

Joung Hoon Song

  • Violin (Preparatory & Continuing Education)
  • Viola (Preparatory & Continuing Education)
  • Chamber Music (Preparatory School)

Joung Hoon Song began his violin studies at the age of ten in South Korea.

Mieko Van Haeren

  • Violin (Preparatory & Continuing Education)

Mieko van Haeren has been actively teaching at the New England Conservatory Preparatory School for the past three decades. Ms.

Sophie Vilker

  • Violin

Sophie Vilker graduated from the Gnesin Academy of  Music in Moscow. Her principal teachers were Yuri Yurovetsky and Gregory Gamburg.

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Donald Weilerstein

  • Dorothy Richard Starling Chair in Violin Studies
  • Weilerstein Trio, piano trio-in-residence
  • Violin (Preparatory & Continuing Education)

Donald Weilerstein has concertized extensively throughout the world as soloist and chamber musician.

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Cynthia Woods

  • Director, Youth Repertory Orchestra (Preparatory School)
  • Director, String Repertory Orchestra (Preparatory School)
  • Violin (Preparatory & Continuing Education)
  • Chamber Music (Preparatory School)

Hailed as a conductor with gusto and exuberance (Jim McDonald, the Boston Musical Intelligencer) whose performances have dynamic and immersing…

Liana Zaretsky

  • Violin & Viola (Preparatory & Continuing Education)

Liana Zaretsky was born in Moscow, Russia. A few years after her family immigrated to the U.S. and landed in Boston, MA, Liana started violin lessons.

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John Ziarko

  • Violin & Viola (Preparatory & Continuing Education)
  • Chamber Music (Preparatory School)

Graduate, Boston University; violin with Roman Totenberg; viola with Eugene Lehner; assistant principal viola, Amsterdam Philharmonic Orchestra;…

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