Elmar Oliveira, distinguished Artist-in-Residence at the Lynn University Conservatory of Music, is the only American violinist to have won the Gold Medal at the Tchaikovsky International Competition in Moscow and is one of the most distinguished violinists in the world today. His wide-ranging recordings have earned him a Cannes Classical Award and a Grammy nomination, and have appeared on Gramophone's “Editor's Choice” and other “Best Recordings” worldwide. In addition, he has launched his own recording label, Artek Recordings (www.artekrecordings.com). He performs on a 1729/30 Guarneri del Gesu called the “Stretton” and on several outstanding contemporary violins. Violin students performing in this master class are from the studios of Elmar Oliveira and Carol Cole.
This performance is free to the public.