Principal Double Bass, Boston Symphony Orchestra. Former member, Chicago Symphony, Albany Symphony. Edwin Barker has performed and recorded with the Boston Symphony Orchestra, the Boston Symphony Chamber Players, and with Collage, a Boston-based contemporary music ensemble. He is also a frequent guest performer with the Boston Chamber Music Society in Boston’s Jordan Hall. Edwin Barker […]
Boston Symphony Orchestra double-bassist Benjamin Levy was born in Cooperstown, New York, in 1980 and grew up in Pennsylvania and Colorado. While in high school he studied with David Potter, and spent two summers studying with Stuart Sankey at the Aspen Music Festival. Mr. Levy has had chamber music collaborations with soprano Dawn Upshaw, the […]
Dean’s Scholar and Winner, Concerto-Aria Competition, 1984. First prize, ASTA Competition, Boston, 1983. Fellow, Berkshire Music Center, 1983, 1984. Principal Bass, Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra, 1986–88. Former faculty member, State University of New York at Buffalo, 1987–88. Former member of Boston Symphony Esplanade Orchestra, 1985–86. Faculty, Boston University Tanglewood Institute. Member, Boston Symphony Orchestra.
Thomas Van Dyck joined the Boston Symphony Orchestra’s double bass section in January 2013. An avid chamber musician and recipient of the Maurice Schwarz Prize at Tanglewood and the Lorraine Hunt Lieberson Prize, he has played chamber music at the Mostly Mozart Festival, New York City’s Town Hall and Carnegie Hall, the Kennedy Center, Harvard […]