Viola Day: Featuring Guest Artist Mike Chen

Calendar: School of Music
Start: September 20, 2014 10 a.m.
End: September 20, 2014 7 p.m.
Location: Choral Hall

Contact Details

Katrin Meidell

Viola Day Schedule
10-11 a.m. Registration
11 a.m. Welcome Address
11:10 a.m. Katrin Meidell Recital
11:30 a.m. Katrin Meidell Master Class
12:30-1:30 p.m. Lunch/vendors visit
1:30 p.m. Viola Choir
2:30 p.m. Mike Chen Recital
3-4:30 p.m. Mike Chen Master Class
4:30 p.m. Break
5 p.m. Final Concert

Mike Chen is the associate principal violist of the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra (ISO). Prior to joining the ISO, Mike was a member of the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra from 2003 to 2012. Originally trained on the violin, Mike began playing viola in 1999. From 1992-1995, he was a member of the Civic Orchestra of Chicago where he served as co-concertmaster during the 1994-1995 season. Mike has performed with the Chicago, Detroit, and Minnesota Symphony Orchestras. An active teacher and conductor, he has worked with the Chicago Youth Symphony, Chicago Academy for the Arts, and the St. Louis Symphony Youth Orchestra, among others.

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Free and open to the public.