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Scholarly Interest Report
         
Kathleen Winkler
Professor
Dorothy Richard Starling Professor of Classical Music and Professor of Violin
 
e-mail:kwinkler@rice.edu
 
  • B.M. (1972) Indiana University Magna cum laude
  • M.M. (1974) University of Michigan Summa cum laude
  • Performers Certificate, Indiana University
 
Primary Department
   Shepherd School of Music
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Research Areas
 Violin Performance, Chamber Music
 
Beethoven Violin and Piano Sonatas
 Performance of the Complete Sonatas of Beethoven in a Three Concert Series
 
Teaching Areas
 Violin Performance, Chamber Music
 
Selected Publications
 Other
 

Kathleen Winkler "The Art of Achieving Your Dream." Next Level Journals on line publication

 
 

"Adjudicator, Corpus Christi National String Competition." 

 
 

"Adjudicator, Dallas Music Teachers Association Competition." 

 
 

"Artist Faculty, Music Academy of the West Weekly Chamber Music Concerts, Master Classes." 

 
 

"Recitals and master classes presented nationally." 

 
 

"Soloist, Houston Ballet." 

 
Creative Works
 Performances - Chamber Music Concerts
 Public performances throughout the summer, Various artists, Hahn Hall, Santa Barbara, CA (Summer 2015)
 
 Other - Western States Honors Festival
 Master Class, Greely Performing Arts Center, CO
 
 Performances - Chamber Music Concert
 Kathleen Winkler, Violin, James Dunham, Viola, Brinton Smith, Cello, Evelyn Chen, Piano, Duncan Recital Hall, Rice University (November 14, 2005)
 
 Performances - Music at 8 Concert Series
 Artist Faculty, Music Academy of the West, Lobero Theatre, Santa Barbara, California (July 12, 19, 26, August 2, 9)
 
 Other - Public Master Classes
 Kathleen Winkler, Lehmann Hall, Music Academy of the West, Santa Barbara, California (June 20, july 4, July 18, August 1 2005)
 
 Performances - Rediscovering Capuzzi
 Kathleen Winkler violin, Timothy Pitts double bass, Duncan Recital Hall, Rice University (October 30, 2005)
 
 Performances - The Complete Cycle of Beethoven's Sonatas for Violin and Piano
 Kathleen Winkler violin, Jon Kimura Parker piano, Duncan Recital Hall, Rice University (Feb.16, 19, 22)
 
 Performances - Performance
 Performance with Orchestra, Kathleen Winkler with the Sprague Camerata, Salem, Oregon
 
 Performances - Performance
 Kathleen Winkler, Beijing, China (August, 2004)
 
 Performances - Performances
 Lobero Theatre, Santa Barbara, CA. (Weekly ,July, August)
 
 Performances - Performances
 Performance, Rice University, Duncan Recital Hall (Throughout the year)
 
 Performances - Chamber Music Appearances
 Various, Various
 
 Performances - Recital Appearances
 Various, Various
 
 Performances - Recitals & solos with orchestra
 various, national and international, (1998)
 
Presentations
 Other
 

"Master class presentations, Music Academy of the West."

 
 

"National Radio Broadcasts." National Public Radio,

 
 

"Shepherd School of Music, weekly master classes."

 
 

"Tuesdays at Eight."

 
 

"Yearly Chamber Music Concerts."

 
 

"Yearly Solo recitals."

 
 Panelist
 

"Making Wishes Come True." ASTA(American String Teachers Association), Dallas, Texas. (March 2004)

 
Awards, Prizes, & Fellowships
 Rice University Dorothy Richard Starling Chair in Violin, Rice University

 Music Academy of the West Dorothy Richard Starling Chair in Violin,

 Leni Fe Bland Chair in Violin, Countess Leni Fe Bland (Ongoing)

 Titled Chair, Music Academy of the West (Summer2004)

 Teacher Recognition Certificate, National Foundation for Advancement in the Arts (2004)

 Master classes, Music Academy of the West, (2003)

 Leni Febland Chair in Violin, Music Academy of the West (2002)

 Artist Faculty, Music Academy of the West, (2003)

 Weekly master classes, Rice University, (2003)

 Adjudicator, Preliminary round, Concert Artist Guild International Competition, (2003)

 Miscellaneous performances and class, (year 2000)

 Guest Performing Artist, Chamber Music Festival of Montreal, (Summer 2000)

 Master Classes, Music Academy of the West, Santa Barbara, California, (Summer 2000)

 Weekly Chamber Music Performances, Music Academy of the West, Santa Barbara, California, (Summer 2000)

 Artist Faculty, Music Academy of the West, Santa Barbara, California, (Summer 2000)

 Advisory Committee, ASTA (American String Teachers Association) National Competition,

 Guest Performing Artist, Bay Chamber Concerts, (Summer 2000)

Residencies & Summer Festivals
 Residency
 Beijing International Music Festival and Academy. Artist Faculty, Beijing, China. (August 2004)
 National Orchestral Institute (NOI). , College Park, MD.
 Summer Festival
 Artist Faculty. Music Academy of the West, Santa Barbara, CA.. (Summer 2004)
 Beijing International Music Festival and Academy.
 Music Academy of the West. , Santa Barbara, CA.
 Summer Festivals. Music Academy of the West, Santa Barbara, CA. (Summer 2015)
Juries
 Jury
 2011 Singapore National Violin Competition . , Singapore. (December 2011)
 Adjudicator. Carl Nielsen International Violin Competition, Denmark. (June 2004)
 Adjudicator. Concert Artist Guild International Competition, New York. (Dec-Jan 2003-04)
 Adjudicator. American String Teacher's Association National String Competition (ASTA), Dallas, Texas. (March 2004)
 Adjudicator. The Lennox-Richardson National Young Artist Competition, Richardson, Texas. (February 2004)
 Concert Artist Guild. , New York.
 Montreal International Violin Competition. , Montreal, Canada. (May 2013)
 Master Class
 Eastman School of Music. Master Class, Rochester, New York. (January, 2005)
 Manhattan School of Music Violin Master Class. , New York City, NY.
 Master Class. Weekly master classes, Shepherd School of Music. (yearly 2015)
 Master Class. Master Classes Music Academy of the West, Santa Barbara, CA. (summer 2015)
Public master classes over the course of the summer

 Master Class. Beijing International Music Festival and Academy, Beijing, China. (August 2004)
 Master Class. ASTA (American String Teacher's Association) National Convention, Dallas, Texas. (March 2004)
 Master Class for Singapore National Violin Competition. , Yong Siew Toh Conservatory of Music. (December 2011)
 Master Classes. Music Academy of the West
 Master Classes. , Nationally. (throughout the year)
 Middle School Attached to the Central Conservatory Chamber Music Master Classes. , Beijing, China.
 Middle School Attached to the Central Conservatory, Violin Master Classes. , Middle School Attached to the Central Conservatory, Beijing, China.
 Music Academy of the West. Small, elite, international music academy drawing students from all over the world. Performed on a weekly concert series in addition to presenting public master classes., Santa Barbara, CA.. (June 20 - August 15)
 Music Academy of the West. Weekly Master Classes, Santa Barbara, CA.. (Throughout the summe)
 Music Academy of the West Summer Master Classes. , Music Academy of the West, Santa Barbara California.
 Shepherd School of Music, Yearly Master Classes. , Shepherd School of Music. (2010-2011)
 University of California - Fullerton. Master Class, University of California, Fullerton. (November, 2005)
Positions Held
 Visiting Distinguished Artist University of Southern California. (2011 - 2011)

 Beijing Central Conservatory, China. (2012 - 2012)

 Leni Febland Chair in Violin, Music Academy of the West. (2002 - 2002)

 Associate Professor, Oberlin College Conservatory. (2004 - 2004)

 Cleveland Institute of Music, Faculty. (2004 - 2004)

 Artist in Residence, University of Minnesota. (2004 - 2004)

 Assistant Professor, Hamline University. (2004 - 2004)

 Teacher, New England Conservatory of Music - Preparatory Division. (2004 - 2004)