The Boston Conservatory String Masters Series: Carol Rodland, viola
September 22, 2013
Violist Carol Rodland made her solo debut with the Philadelphia Orchestra at the age of 17. Praised by Fanfare Magazine for possessing a tone "larger than life, sweetly in tune and infinitely variegated," Rodland enjoys an internation career as a concert and recording artist and pedagogue. Recent performances have taken her throughout the Americas and Europe, and her solo recordings on the Crystal and Neuma labels have been critically acclaimed. A Fulbright Scholar, she holds degrees from the Juilliard School and the Musikhochschule Freiburg. She has held professorships at the New England Conservatory, where she was recognized in 2005 with the "Krasner Award for Excellence in Teaching," at the Musikhochschule "Hanns Eisler" Berlin, at Arizona State University and as guest faculty at the Juilliard School. IN 2008, she was appointed to a tenure professorship at the Eastman School of Music.
Program to include works by Clara and Robert Schumann, Béla Bartók, Augusta Read Thomas and Bohuslav Martinu.