Violinists Chloé Kiffer and Xiao Wang have lately arrived at MSM, the place they be a part of different new college members Eugene Drucker, Ilmar Gavilan, and David Chan
The Manhattan College of Music (MSM) lately recruited two new violinists to its college. They’re Chloé Kiffer and Xiao Wang, who’re each alumni of the varsity.
French violinist Chloé Kiffer has appeared at quite a few prestigious live performance venues throughout Europe, North and South America, the Center East, and Asia. She is on college on the College of North Texas, the Manhattan College of Music Precollege Division, and the FaceArts Institute of Music in Shanghai. Kiffer is a sought-after pedagogue whose college students have received quite a few nationwide and worldwide competitions.
Xiao Wang received First Prize on the 2012 Szigeti Worldwide Violin Competitors and 2016 New York Live performance Artist auditions. He’s additionally a laureate of the 2015 Queen Elizabeth Competitors and the 2015 Seoul Worldwide Competitors.
Kiffer and Wang be a part of a number of different distinguished new college members at MSM, together with Eugene Drucker (founding member of the Emerson String Quartet), Ilmar Gavilán (founding member of the Harlem Quartet), and David Chan (longstanding concertmaster of the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra).
«Chloé and Xiao are fantastic new additions to our spectacular and provoking Strings college at MSM, mentioned division chair Nicholas Mann. «These two latest college appointments, along with different current additions to the division, akin to Eugene Drucker and Ilmar Gavilán, are constructing on a convention of excellence that runs deep on this establishment.»
«As MSM continues to construct on its greater than 100 years of excellence, it’s thrilling to welcome these proficient and artistic artist-educators as college, and, within the case of Chloé and Xiao, each of whom earned a number of levels right here, to welcome them residence,» mentioned the Govt Vice President and Provost Joyce Griggs.
«Their respective monitor data as musicians and academics, mixed with their perception within the mission of MSM and their dedication to our Cultural Inclusion initiatives, will drastically improve the Strings college and the College writ massive.»