Third Chair Violist of the Boston Symphony and Assistant Principal of the Boston Pops, Edward Gazouleas is also an active chamber music player. He appears regularly with the Boston Conservatory Chamber Players, the new music group Collage, and in solo recitals. He has performed with members of the Muir, Audubon, and Lydian String Quartets, and was a 1983 prize winner at the International String Quartet competition in Evian, France. Mr. Gazouleas was a member of the Pittsburgh Symphony under Lorin Maazel and has held faculty positions at Temple University and Wellesley College. He is also on the faculties of the Boston Conservatory and the New England Conservatory. He is a 1984 graduate of the Curtis Institute, where he studied with Michael Tree and Karen Tuttle, and he also attended Yale University.