Lynn Chang, violin
A top prizewinner of the International Paganini Competition in Genoa Italy, Lynn Chang enjoys an active international career as soloist, chamber musician, and educator. In addition to the Paganini Competition, Mr. Chang was also a winner of the Concert Artist Guild and Young Concert Artists Auditions.
For 25 years he performed as a member of the Boston Chamber Music Society; he has also appeared at the Marlboro, and Tanglewood Music Festivals, and as soloist with orchestras worldwide. He has performed with members of the Juilliard, Tokyo, Cleveland, Vermeer, and Orion String Quartets.
In 2010 Mr. Chang performed at the Nobel Peace Prize Ceremony to honor Chinese dissident Liu Xiaobo, and in 2011 in the nationally telecast Kennedy Center Awards to honor Yo-Yo Ma. His former students now serve as members of the Boston and Chicago Symphony Orchestras, the Los Angeles Philharmonic and the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra. His former student Joseph Lin was recently named first violin of the Juilliard String Quartet.
His recordings include the Grammy Award winning “Girl with the Orange Lips” with Dawn Upshaw on Nonesuch, and “Made in America” with Yo-Yo Ma on Sony. He is a former member of the Board of Overseers for Harvard University, and served as its Vice Chair in 2014.
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