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Scholarly Interest Report
         
Norman Fischer
Professor
Professor of Cello
 
e-mail:nfischer@rice.edu
 
  • B.Mus. (1971) Oberlin College
 
Primary Department
   Shepherd School of Music
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Websites
 The Fischer Duo
 
Research Areas
 solo and chamber music performance, contemporary music, George Rochberg, Beethoven cello music, Brahms cello music, Chopin and Liszt cello music, Schubert chamber music, Beethoven string quartets, Bartok string quartets
 
Teaching Areas
 cello and chamber music
 
Selected Publications
 Recordings
 

Norman Fischer and Curtis Macomber "Contemporary Duos for violin and cello." In Progress

 
 

Norman Fischer and Jeanne Kierman with Abigail Fischer "Brahms Sonatas and the Opus 91 Songs." In Progress

 
 

Fischer Duo recording of JohnHarbison "Abu Ghraib" "Chamber Works of John Harbison." In Progress

 
 

Beethoven, Ludwig van "Complete Works for Cello and Piano. A 4 CD set with the Fischer Duo." In Press

 
 

Chen, Shih-Hui "Returning Souls [I perform as narrator in "Our Names"]." 

 
 

Da Camera of Houston "Heartsounds: Music of George Tsontakis." 

 
 

"The Music of Joseph Dubiel." 

 
Creative Works
 Performances - BrahmsFest at the University of Houston
 Participating in the festival of Brahms Chamber Music, Dudley Recital Hall, Houston, TX (October 26 and 27)
 
 Performances - Concert with Hausmusik Houston
 Beethoven Archduke Trio, Houston, TX (November 19)
 
 Performances - Contemporary Duos for Violin and Cello
 Works by Beethoven, Elliott Carter, Fred Lerdahl, Ravel, Curtis Macomber, violin, Archway Gallery, Houston TX (March 13)
 
 Performances - Contemporary Duos with the AbNormal Duo
 Performing new works written by Shepherd School Student Composers, Abigail Fischer, mezzo-soprano, Hirsch, Houston, TX (April 13)
 
 Performances - Faculty Chamber Music
 Duncan Recital Hall, Houston, TX (March 24)
 
 Performances - Faculty Chamber Music Concert
 Performance of Dame Ethyl Smythe String Trio and Mozart Divertimento, James Dunham, Kenneth Goldsmith, Duncan Recital Hall, Rice University (January 30)
 
 Performances - Fischer Duo Concert
 Jeanne Kierman, Houston (February 20)
 
 Performances - Fischer Duo Concert
 Jeanne Kierman, Duncan Recital Hall, Houston, TX (September 24)
 
 Performances - Fischer Duo Concert at Greenwood Music Camp
 Jeanne Kierman, The New Barn, Cummington, MA (July 19)
 
 Performances - Fischer Duo Concert at University of Maryland
 Jeanne Kierman, Clarice Center for the Arts, Colege Park, MD (March 1)
 
 Performances - Fischer Duo Recital
 Jeanne Kierman, Duncan Recital Hall, Houston, TX (May 6)
 
 Performances - Fischer Duo Recital
 Jeanne Kierman, Stockbridge, MA (August 11)
 
 Performances - Fischer Duo Recital In Leipzig, Saxony, Germany
 Jeanne Kierman, Hochschule für Musik und Theater, Leipzig, Saxony, Germany (May 12)
 
 Performances - Fischer Duo Recital in Vermont
 Jeanne Kierman, Norwich Congregational Church, Norwich, VT (September 9)
 
 Performances - Fischer Duo plays Samuel Jones Sonata for SYZYGY
 Jeanne Kierman, Duncan Recital Hall, Houston, TX (November 18)
 
 Performances - Performance of Golijov "Ausencia" at the Tanglewood Festival
 Performance of Golijov concerto with Tanglewood fellows, Seiji Ozawa Hall, Lenox MA (July 5)
 
 Performances - Schubert Quintet on Servais Stradivarius in collaboration with the Axelrod Quartet at the Smithsonian
 Performance of the Schubert Quintet with the Axelrod Quartet playing on the famous Servais Stradavarius cello,
 
 Performances - Schubert Quintet on Servais Stradivarius in collaboration with the Axelrod Quartet at the Smithsonian
 Performance of the Schubert Quintet with the Axelrod Quartet playing on the famous Servais Stradavarius cello, Museum of American History, Washington D.C. (March 5 & 6)
 
 Performances - Schubert Quintet with the Telegraph String Quartet
 Bryan, TX (March 29)
 
 Performances - Trios with MusicaTraAmici
 Trios by Beethoven and Schumann, Eric Halen, violin and Brian Connelly, piano, Magnolia Ballroom, Houston, TX (April 4)
 
 Performances - Cello Extravaganza at Tanglewood
 Seiji Ozawa Hall, Lenox, MA (August 4)
 
 Performances - Chamber Music at Greenwood
 Greenwood Music Camp, Cummington, MA (July 9)
 
 Performances - Chinese Music festival at Rice
 Performing work of Chen Yi, Duncan Recital Hall, Houston, TX (March 13)
 
 Performances - Context: Rachmaninoff Sonata with Brian Conelly
 Duncan, Houston, TX (November 22)
 
 Performances - Da Camera of Houston Anniversary concert: Copland Appalachian Spring
 Wortham Theater, Houston, TX (9/26)
 
 Performances - Faculty Chamber Music
 Duncan, Houston, TX (October 22)
 
 Performances - Fischer Duo Brahms
 Jeanne Kierman, Duncan, Houston, TX (May 5)
 
 Performances - Fischer Duo Concert at Hochschule für Musik und Theater in Leipzig, Germany
 Hochschule, Leipzig, Germany (May 19)
 
 Performances - Fischer Duo Concert at TCU CelloFest
 Pepsico Hall/ TCU, Fort Worth, TX (March 7)
 
 Performances - Fischer Duo at Greenwood
 Cummington, MA (July 28)
 
 Performances - Fischer Duo at SSM
 Duncan, Houston, TX (September 1)
 
 Performances - Fischer Duo at SYZYGY: New Music at Rice (Rochberg)
 Houston, TX (September 25)
 
 Performances - Fischer Duo at Texas Music festival
 Dudley, Houston, TX (June 9)
 
 Performances - Fischer Duo in Singapore
 Yong Siew Toh Conservatory, Singapore, Singapore (September 9)
 
 Performances - Fischer Duo performs Samuel Jones Sonata for SYZYGY
 Jeanne Kierman, Duncan, Houston, TX (November 13)
 
 Performances - Fischer Duo plays Harbison on SYZYGY
 Jeanne Kierman, Duncan Recital Hall, Houston, TX (January 23)
 
 Performances - Memorial Concert for Mark Sokol
 San Francisco Conservatory of Music, San Francisco, CA (February 8)
 
 Performances - Performing Schoenberg Verklarte Nacht with Miro Quartet in Austin
 UT School of Music, Austin, TX (April 3)
 
 Performances - Schubertiad at Rice
 Martha Fischer and Bill Lutes, Duncan Recital Hall, Houston, TX (January 13)
 
 Performances - Schubertiad at the University of Wisconsin-Madison
 UW School of Music, Madison, WI (January 30)
 
 Performances - Sharing the Spotlight with Brahms B-Flat Sextet
 Duncan, Houston, TX (May 4)
 
 Performances - Soloist with Michigan Philharmonic in Bloch Schelomo
 Michigan Theater, Canton, MI (April 11)
 
 Performances - St. Cecilia Society Chamber Music
 James Dunham, Jeane Kierman Fischer, St. Andrew's Church, Houston, TX (November 17)
 
 Performances - Chamber Music International Series
 Dallas, TX and Richardson, TX (March 14 and 15)
 
 Performances - Chamber Music at Augustus St. Gaudens National Historic Park
 Cornish, NH (August 10)
 
 Performances - Chamber Music in Stockbridge
 Stockbridge, MA (August 4)
 
 Performances - Faculty Chamber Music
 Duncan, Houston, TX (October 26)
 
 Performances - Faculty Chamber Music (Bartok Piano Quintet)
 Duncan, Houston, TX (January 22)
 
 Performances - Faculty Chamber Music (Jalbert Piano Quartet)
 Duncan, Houston, TX (3/21)
 
 Performances - Faculty Chamber Music (Taneyev Piano Quintet)
 Ducan, Houston, TX (1/29)
 
 Performances - Fischer Duo Concert
 Duncan, Houston, TX (September 19)
 
 Performances - Fischer Duo Concert at Greenwood
 Greenwood, Cummington, MA (July 13)
 
 Performances - Fischer Duo Concert at SMU
 Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX (June 13)
 
 Performances - Fischer Duo Concert in Beijing
 China Conservatory, Beijing, China (December 16)
 
 Performances - Fischer Duo Recital
 Duncan, Houston, TX (3/26)
 
 Performances - Fischer Duo Recital in Galveston
 GIAA Moody Mansion, Galveston, TX (3/28)
 
 Performances - Guest cellist with Serafin String Quartet
 Brahms Sextet in G Major, Wilmington, DE (April 26)
 
 Performances - Guest cellist with the Chiara String Quartet in Lincoln, NE
 Lied Center for the ARts, Lincoln, NE (November 8)
 
 Performances - Music in Context
 Duncan, Houston, TX (November 23)
 
 Performances - Norman Fischer in Chamber Music Masters Series at San Francisco Conservatory
 SFCM, San Francisco, CA (3/6)
 
 Performances - Sharing the Spotlight: Schoenberg Verklarte Nacht
 Duncan, Houston, TX (3/15)
 
 Performances - Texas Music Festival Concert
 Dudley, Houston, TX (June 10)
 
 Performances - Al-Zand Flute/Cello Duo
 Work of Karim Al-Zand, Leone Buyse, flute and Norman Fischer, cello, Duncan Recital Hall,Shepherd School, Houston, TX (February 6)
 
 Performances - All Beethoven Recital
 Fischer Duo Norman Fischer, cello Jeanne Kierman, piano, Wayzata MN (September 28)
 
 Performances - All Beethoven Recital Florida State University
 Fischer Duo Norman Fischer, celo and Jeanne Kierman, piano, FSU, Tallahassee,FL (October 6)
 
 Performances - All Beethoven Recital U of DE
 Fischer Duo Norman Fischer, cello and Jeanne Kierman piano, Newark, DE (November 9)
 
 Performances - Augustus St. Gaudens National Historic Site
 Fischer Duo Recital, Norman Fischer, cello/Andrew Jennings, violin/Jeanne Kierman, piano/Gail Jennings, piano, Sculpture Studio, Cornish, NH (August 11)
 
 Performances - Beethoven Festival: Fischer Duo
 Fischer Duo Norman Fischer, cello and Jeanne Kierman piano, Duncan Recital Hall,Shepherd School, Houston, TX (December 3)
 
 Performances - Beethoven Festival: Sharing the Spotlight
 Concert with Shepherd School Artist Diploma Students, Norman Fischer, cello and students, Duncan Recital Hall,Shepherd School, Houston, TX (December 2)
 
 Performances - Chamber Music Sedona
 Performance of Schubert Cello Quintet as guest cellist with the Dover Quartet, Sedona AZ (January 13)
 
 Performances - Da Camera Recital
 Fischer Duo Norman Fischer, cello and Jeanne Kierman piano, Cullen Theater, Wortham Center, Houston, TX (August 25)
 
 Performances - Faculty Chamber Music
 Golijov Last Round, Duncan Recital Hall,Shepherd School, Houston, TX (November 6)
 
 Performances - Faculty Chamber Music
 Piano Trios with Kenneth Goldsmith and Brian Connelly, Norman Fischer, cello/Kenneth Goldsmith, violin/Brian Connelly, piano, Duncan Recital Hall,Shepherd School, Houston, TX (September 19)
 
 Performances - Golden Age of Operetta
 Guest cellist in concert with Susan Lorette Dunn, Duncan Recital Hall,Shepherd School, Houston, TX (April 26)
 
 Performances - Greenwood Music Camp
 Fischer Duo Recital, Fischer Duo Norman Fischer, cello and Jeanne Kierman piano, New Performance Barn, Cummington, MA (July 23)
 
 Performances - SYZYGY New Music at Rice
 Performed as Narrator in Shih-Hui Chen Our Names, Duncan Recital Hall,Shepherd School, Houston, TX (March 17)
 
 Performances - Samuel Jones Cello Concerto
 Guest Soloist with the Shepherd School Chamber Orchestra, Norman Fischer, cello/Larry Rachleff, conductor, Stude Concert Hall, Shepherd School, Houston, TX (April 18)
 
 Performances - TOP Cello Ensemble
 Ozawa Hall, Lenox, MA (August 6)
 
 Performances - Tanglewood Music Center
 Chun L'invitage au voyage, Ozawa Hall, Lenox, MA (July 14)
 
 Performances - Texas Music Festival
 Britten Cello Sonata, Norman Fischer, cello/Timorthy Hester, piano, Dudley Recital Hall/ University of Houston, Houston, TX (June 11)
 
 Performances - "Mozart's Magical Life and Music"
 2 Chldren's programs, Castle Theater, Maui, Hawaii (5/10/2005)
 
 Performances - Beethoven Horn Quintet at Rice
 Wm Vermeulen and friends, Duncan Recital Hall, Houston, TX (3/23/2005)
 
 Performances - Britten and Schumann in Curitiba
 Britten Oboe Quartet and Schumann Piano Quintet, XXIII Oficina de Musica de Curitiba, Curítiba, Brazil (1/10/2005)
 
 Performances - Capuzzi Festival at Rice
 Capuzzi Septet, Kenneth Goldsmith and Friends, Duncan Recital Hall, Houston, TX (10/27/2005)
 
 Performances - Concert for the Mayor
 City Hall, Maui, Hawaii (5/12/2005)
 
 Performances - Concord Trio at Stockbridge Chamber Concerts
 Martucci and Dvorak Trios, Concord Trio, Searles Castle, Great Barrington, MA (8/2/2005)
 
 Performances - Crossover Concert in Curitiba
 Piazzolla and Sollima, Norman Fischer solo cello, Curítiba, Brazil (1/8/2005)
 
 Performances - Cy Twombly: A Tribute in Music and Verse
 solo music by different composers, Cy Twombly Museum, Houston, TX (5/22/2005)
 
 Performances - Da Camera Day Music
 Grieg, Liszt and Chopin, Fischer Duo, Wortham Center, Houston, TX (10/5/2005)
 
 Performances - Dvorak Concerto with Plymouth Symphony
 solist with professional orchestra, Our Lady of Good Counsel Church, Plymouth, MI (11/12/2005)
 
 Performances - Fischer Duo at Kendal-Hanover
 Grieg and Chopin, Fischer Duo, Kendal at Hanover, Hanover, NH (10/9/2005)
 
 Performances - Fischer Duo at Mohawk Trail Concerts
 Bolcom Capriccio, Fischer Duo, Charlemont Church, Charlemont, MA (7/16/2005)
 
 Performances - Fischer Duo at Rice
 Jalbert, Chen, Bolcom, Liszt and Chopin, Fischer Duo, Duncan Recital Hall, Houston, TX (2/26/2005)
 
 Performances - Fischer Duo at St. Gaudens
 all-Italian: Antonii, Vivaldi, Sgambati, Malipiero, Martucci, Sollima, Fischer Duo, Augustus St. Gaudens National Historic Site, Cornish, NH (7/24/2005)
 
 Performances - Fischer Duo in Boston
 Jalbert, Chen, Bolcom, Liszt and Chopin, Fischer Duo, Boston Conservatory, Boston, MA (3/1/2005)
 
 Performances - Fischer Duo in New York
 Jalbert, Chen, Bolcom, Liszt and Chopin, Fischer Duo, Church of the Good Shepherd, New York, NY (3/3/2005)
 
 Performances - Fischer Duo in New York at the Bohemians
 Beethoven, Bolcom and Chopin, Fischer Duo, Kociuszko Foundation, Ne York City, NY (12/5/2005)
 
 Performances - Fischer Duo in Norwich
 Fischer Duo, Norwich Congregational Church, Norwich, VT (10/9/2005)
 
 Performances - Franck with St. Cecilia Friends of Music
 Franck Piano Quintet, Church of St. Stephens, Houston, TX (2/1/2005)
 
 Performances - MUSIQA
 Schoenberg Pierrot Lunaire, and works by Karim Al-Zand and Ross Edwards, Hobby Center for the Performing Arts, Houston, TX (4/30/2005)
 
 Performances - MUSIQA: Lutoslawski
 Lutoslawski Buccolics, James Dunham, Rothko Chapel, Houston, TX (12/9/2005)
 
 Performances - Maui Classical Music Festival: Festival Finale
 Chopin Sonata, Fischer Duo, McCoy theater, Maui, Hawaii (5/16/2005)
 
 Performances - Maui Classical Music Festival: Free Community Concert
 Wananlua Church, Hana, Hawaii (5/18/2005)
 
 Performances - Maui Classical Music Festival: From Russia with Love
 Tchaikovsky Souvenir de Florence, McCoy theater, Maui, Hawaii (5/15/2005)
 
 Performances - Maui Classical Music Festival: Mostly Mozart
 Brahms Bb Sextet, various, Makawao Union Church, Makawao, Hawaii (5/13/2005)
 
 Performances - Memorial Service for Raphael Fliegel
 Mozart, Stude Concert Hall, Houston, TX (9/29/2005)
 
 Performances - Michael Haydn and Brahms at Rice
 Michael Haydn Quintet and Brahms Bb Sextet, Duncan Recital Hall/ Shepherd School, Houston, TX (2/3/2005)
 
 Performances - Molly Kay Brooks Memorial Service
 Spring Branch, TX (9/21/2005)
 
 Performances - Mostly All-Italian Chamber Music in San Francisco
 Berio, Malipiero, Sollima and Beeethoven, Norman Fischer, solo cello and conductor, San Francisco Conservatory, San Francisco, CA (3/18/2005)
 
 Performances - Mozart in Curitiba
 Mozart Symphony #40, XXIII Oficina de Música de Curítiba, Curítiba, Brazil (1/5/2005)
 
 Performances - Music in Context
 Trios by Prince Louis Leopold, Beethoven and Schumann, Duncan Recital Hall/ Shepherd School, Houston, TX (2/6/2005)
 
 Performances - Norwegian Centenniel Program at Rice
 Grieg Sonata, Fischer Duo, Duncan Recital Hall, Houston, TX (10/22/2005)
 
 Other - Producing CD Recording for Chiara String Quartet
 Quartets by Schubert and Beethoven, Chiara String Quartet, Stude Concert Hall, Houston, TX (5/24-26/2005)
 
 Other - Recording SHUI of Shih-Hui Chen
 Fischer Duo, Stude Concert Hall, Houston, TX (5/2/2005)
 
 Performances - Rochberg Memorial Concert at Weill Hall/ NYC
 Rohcberg Ricordanza and Piano Quintet, Jerome Lowenthal, Charles Castleman and others, Weill Recital Hall/Carnegie Hall, Ne York City, NY (12/28/2005)
 
 Performances - Rochberg Ricordanza at Tanglewood
 Rochberg Ricordanza played in memory of the composer, Fischer Duo, Seiji Ozawa Hall/ Tanglewood, Lenox, MA (8/13/2005)
 
 Performances - SYZYGY: Honoring Davidovsky
 Davidovsky SQ #4, Duncan Recital Hall, Houston, TX (4/1/2005)
 
 Performances - SYZYGY: Honoring Samuel Jones
 Sam Jones Cello Sonata, Fischer Duo, Duncan Recital Hall, Houston, TX (2/10/2005)
 
 Performances - SYZYGY;Rands and Musto
 Rands Walcott songs and Musto Divertimento, Duncan Recital Hall, Houston, TX (11/30/2005)
 
 Performances - Schubert Quintet with the Enso Quartet
 Enso Quartet, Duncan Recital Hall, Houston, TX (2/4/2005)
 
 Performances - Strauss Metamorphosen at Tanglewood
 Seiji Ozawa Hall/ Tanglewood, Lenox, MA (8/15/2005)
 
 Performances - Vermont Music Viva: Concert I
 Rakowski Trio premiere and Mozart Viola Quintet, Norwich Congregational Church, Norwich, VT (10/14/2005)
 
 Performances - Vermont Musica Viva Children's Program
 Marion Cross School, Norwich, VT (10/13)
 
 Performances - Vermont Musica Viva at the Powerhouse
 Beethoven, Chopin and Rakowski, Powerhouse Mall Performance Space, West Lebanon, NH (10/11/2005)
 
 Performances - Vermont Musica Viva: concert II
 Tchaikovsky Quartet, Rochberg Duo Concertante, Fauré Piano Quartet No. 1, Norwich Congregational Church, Norwich, VT (10/16/2005)
 
 Performances - Wagner and Debussy in Curitiba
 Siegfried Idyll and Afternoon of a Faun, XXIII Oficina de Musica de Curitiba, Curítiba, Brazil (1/9/2005)
 
 Performances - World AIDS Day Performance at the Menil Collection
 solo works for cello and duos with voice, Abigail fischer, mezzo soprano, Menil Collection, Houston, TX (12/1/2005)
 
 Performances - World premiere of Bernard Rands Walcott Songs at Tanglewood
 with Abigail Fischer, mezzo soprano, Ozawa Hall, Lenox, MA (7/17/2005)
 
 Performances - Benefit for Palestinian and Israeli Families
 concert, Norman Fischer, Dawn Upshaw, James Taylor and others, fancy home, Tyrringham. MA (8/10)
 
 Performances - Corpus Christi Chamber Music Society
 concert, Norman Fischer and Chiara String Quartet, Delmar College, Corpus Christi, TX (11/20)
 
 Performances - Da Camera Day Music
 concert, Norman Fischer and Jeanne Kierman, Wortham, Center, Houston, TX (11/3)
 
 Performances - Da Camera of Houston benefit
 concert, Norman Fischer and Jeanne Kierman, home of Mike Stude, Houston, TX (6/9)
 
 Performances - Festival of Contemporary Music/ Tanglewood Music Center
 concert, Norman Fischer, Theater concert Hall, Tanglewood, Lenox, MA (8/14)
 
 Performances - Fischer Duo at Kendal
 concert, Norman Fischer and Jeanne Kierman, Kendal at Hanover, Hanover, NH (10/10)
 
 Performances - Fischer Duo at Rice
 concert, Norman Fischer and Jeanne Kierman, Shepherd School, Houston, TX (3/16)
 
 Performances - Fischer Duo at St. Gaudens
 concert, Norman Fischer and Jeanne Kierman, Augustus St. Gaudesn National Historic Site, Cornish, NH (8/8)
 
 Performances - Foundation for Modern Music
 concert, Norman Fischer, Ken Goldsmith and others, Church, Houston, TX (4/25)
 
 Performances - Highlands-Cashiers Chamber Music Festival
 concert, Norman Fischer and others, small churches, Highlands, NC and Cashiers, NC (7/18 and 7/19)
 
 Performances - KUHF "Front Row"
 concert and interview, Norman Fischer and Enso String Quartet, KUHF Studios, Houston, TX (12/7)
 
 Performances - Memorial concert for Dani Martin
 concert, Norman Fischer, Jeanne Kierman and others, School of Music, University of Texas, Austin, TX (9/18)
 
 Performances - Menil Collection Recital for World AIDS Day
 concert, Norman Fischer, Cy Twombly Gallery, Houston, TX (12/1)
 
 Performances - Michel Brangwen Dance Concert
 concert, Norman Fischer, stude concert hall, Houston, TX (5/21)
 
 Performances - Music in CONTEXT
 concert, Norman Fischer and others, Stude Concert Hall, Houston, TX (9/9)
 
 Performances - Music in CONTEXT
 concert, Norman Fischer and others, Duncan Recital Hall, Houston, TX (3/28)
 
 Performances - Music in Context
 concert, chamber music, Norman Fischer and others, Duncan Recital Hall, Houston, TX (2/29)
 
 Performances - Musiqa
 concert, Norman Fischer and others, Rothko Chapel, Houston, TX (5/1)
 
 Performances - Musiqa benefit
 concert, Norman Fischer and Michael Webster, The Houstonian Hotel, Houston, TX (4/30)
 
 Other - Recording of Anthony Brandt's "Roman a Clef"
 recording, Norman Fischer and Jeanne Kierman, Stude concert Hall, Houston, TX (5/3)
 
 Other - Recording of Chamber Music of Libby Larsen
 recording, Norman Fischer and others, Duncan Recital Hall, Houston, TX (9/15-9/17)
 
 Performances - SYZYGY: New Music at Rice
 concert, Norman Fischer and others, Duncan Recital Hall, Houston, TX (10/27)
 
 Performances - SYZYGY:New Music at Rice
 concert, Norman Fischer and others, Duncan Recital Hall, Houston, TX (4/2)
 
 Performances - SYZYGY:New Music at Rice
 concert, Norman Fischer and others, Duncan Recital Hall, Houston, TX (10/27)
 
 Performances - Shepherd School Chamber Music Festival: Spotlight on Italy
 concert, Norman Fischer and others, Duncan Recital Hall, Houston, TX (12/11)
 
 Performances - Shepherd School Chamber Music Festival: Spotlight on Italy
 concert, Norman Fischer and Enso String Quartet, Duncan Recital Hall, Houston, TX (12/8)
 
 Performances - Shepherd School Faculty Chamber Music
 concert, Norman Fischer and others, Duncan Recital Hall, Houston, TX (9/14)
 
 Performances - Stockbridge Chamber Concerts presents the Concord Trio
 concert, Concord Trio, Searles Castle, Great Barrington, MA (7/13)
 
 Performances - Tanglewood Music Center Faculty Concert
 concert, Norman Fischer, James Dunham and others, Ozawa Concert Hall, Tanglewood, Lenox, MA (7/25)
 
 Performances - Vermont Musica Viva
 concert, Norman Fischer and others, Norwich Congregational Church, Norwich, VT (10/15)
 
 Performances - Vermont Musica Viva
 concert, Norman Fischer and others, Norwich Congregational Church, Norwich, VT (10/17)
 
 Performances - Benefit Concedrt for MUSIQA
 Houston,TX (27 March)
 
 Performances - Benefit for Musicorda: Schubert with the Chiara Quartet
 Amherst College, Amherst, MA (24 November)
 
 Performances - Brahms Sextet with Cavani SQ
 Davani String Quartet, Cleveland Institute of Music, Cleveland, OH (22 April)
 
 Performances - CONTEXT Concert
 Rice U, Houston,TX (26 January)
 
 Performances - CONTEXT: Children's Program
 Houston, TX (25 October)
 
 Performances - CONTEXT: Schoenberg and Schubert
 Hobby Center, Houston, TX (13 November)
 
 Performances - CONTEXT: Schubert and Schoenberg
 Houston, TX (26 October)
 
 Performances - Cascade Head Festival
 Lincoln City, OR (12 June)
 
 Performances - Cascade Head Music Festival
 CHMF, Lincoln City, OR (14 June)
 
 Performances - Cascade Head festival
 Lincon City, OR (19 June)
 
 Performances - Concert for Rice Staff sponsored by Dean Curry
 Shepherd School Faculty, Stude Concert Hall, Houston,TX (21 January)
 
 Performances - Concert for Shepherd Society
 Rice U, Houston, TX (28 September)
 
 Performances - Concord Trio plays the complete Beethoven Trios
 Stockbridge Chamber Concerts, Searles Castle, Great Barrington, MA (22 July)
 
 Performances - Da Camedra: St. Petersburg Legacy
 Hobby Center, Houston,TX (7 february)
 
 Performances - Da Camera: Mozart Quintet
 Wortham Center, Houston, TX (17 October)
 
 Performances - Da Camera: Mozart Quintet
 College Station, TX (16 October)
 
 Performances - Da Camera: Schubert Octet
 Wortham Center, Houston, TX (3 May)
 
 Performances - Da Camera: Schubert Octet
 Tomball, TX (2 May)
 
 Performances - Da Camera: St. Petersburg Legacy
 Miami University, Oxford, OH (9 february)
 
 Performances - Fischer Duo and Friends
 Rice U, Houston, TX (30 September)
 
 Performances - Fischer Duo and Friends
 Rice U, Houston, TX (28 March)
 
 Performances - Fischer Duo at Kendall
 Kendall Retirement Community, Hanover, NH (5 October)
 
 Performances - Fischer Duo at St. Gaudens
 St. Gaudens Nat'l Historic Site, Cornish, NH (27 July)
 
 Performances - Fischer Duo concert for HMTA
 HMTA, Houston, TX (9 April)
 
 Performances - Fischer Duo in Meridian
 Meridian MS (30 October)
 
 Performances - MUSIQA at the Rothko Chapel
 Houston, TX (27 April)
 
 Performances - MUSIQA: Meet the Composer
 Meet the Composer, Houston, TX (14 November)
 
 Performances - Maui Classical Music Festival (6 concerts)
 Maui, Hawaii (June 1-8)
 
 Performances - Recital with Luci Lin
 Rice U., Houston, TX (21 February)
 
 Other - Recording Gabriela Frank work for four celli
 New York NY (16 December)
 
 Performances - Rorem Aftermath at Tanglewood
 Tanglewood Festival, Lenox, MA (28 July)
 
 Performances - SPRINGFEST in Ann ARbor
 Ann Arbot, MI (17 May)
 
 Performances - SPRINGFEST in Ann Arbor
 University of Michigan Art Museum, Ann Arbor, MI (16 May)
 
 Performances - SYZYGY: New Music At Rice
 Rice U, Houston,TX (20 February)
 
 Performances - SYZYGY: New Music At Rice
 Houston, TX (4 december)
 
 Performances - SYZYGY: New Music at Rice
 Rice U, Houston, TX (28 October)
 
 Performances - Schubert Quintet with Chiara Quartet
 Round Top, TX (15 November)
 
 Performances - Schubert Quintet with the Cavani SQ
 Encore Music Camp, Hudson, OH (25 July)
 
 Performances - Shepherd Faculty Recital with Ben Kamins
 Rice U, Houston, TX (25 September)
 
 Performances - Shepherd School Faculty Chamber Music
 Rice U, Houston, TX (23 September)
 
 Performances - Vermont Musica Viva Concert
 NCC, Norwich, VT (12 October)
 
 Performances - Vermont Musica Viva concert
 NCC, Norwich, VT (10 October)
 
 Performances - Vermont Musica Viva on VPR
 Vermont Public Radio, Burlington, VT (10 October)
 
Presentations
 Invited Talks
 

"Being a Cellist and Singer: Making Connections." Tuesday Musical Club, Houston, TX. (11/30)

 
 

"My Experiences with String Quartets and Composers." Shepherd School Composition Department, Houston,TX. (9/30)

 
 

"Discovering Music." Berkshire Museum, Pitsfield, MA. (12 August)

 
 

"Tanglewood Music Center Opening Exercizes Speech." Tanglewood Music Center,, Lenox, MA. (23 June)

 
 Lectures
 

"Emergence of a Masterpiece: Beethoven's Sonata in A Major Op. 69 (with Lewis Lockwood)." Duncan Recital Hall. (December 4)

 
 

"Pre-Concert talk on Giovanni Sollima's "Viaggio in Italia"." Shepherd School, Houston, TX. (12/8)

 
 Other
 

"Arensky 2 cello quartet/Shostakovich quintet." Chamber Music International, Richardson, TX. (January 22) With Paul Rosenthal,Jerome Lowenthal, Philip Lewis

 
 

"Bach: Trio Sonata in C, Corelli: Sonata No.IX and No. IV (baroque cello)." Faculty Recital, Shepherd School. (September 30) With Sergiu Luca, Kenneth Goldsmith, Lionel Party

 
 

"Beethoven Op.1#1, Bolcom Suite, Brahms Piano Quartet in C Minor." Music in Deerfield, Deerfield, MA. (March 5) With Jeanne Kierman, Andrew Jennings, John Kochanowski

 
 

"Beethoven: Ghost Trio." Musicorda Concert Series, South Hadley, MA. (July 23) With Kenneth Goldsmith, Jane Hawkins

 
 

"Boulez: Messagesquisse (solo cello)." SYZYGY: New Music at Rice, Stude Concert Hall/ Houston, TX. (March 19) With Larry Rachleff

 
 

"Concert of works by Carter, Tan Dun and Jalbert." SYZYGY: New Music at Rice, Shepherd School/ Rice University. (February 9)

 
 

"Concord Trio and Friends." Stockbridge Chamber concerts, Searles Castle, Great Barrington, MA. (July 19) With Andrew Jennigns, Jeanne Kierman

 
 

"Concord Trio residency." Hopkins Center at Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH. (April 14-20)

 
 

"Corigliano Phantasmagoria, Bach Goldberg Variations and Beethoven Archduke Trio." Music at Deerfield, Deerfield, MA. (March 3) With Jeanne Kierman, Andrew Jennings, John Kochanowski

 
 

"Fischer Duo Concert." Delta State University, Bologna Arts Center, Cleveland MS. (October 12) With Jeanne Kierman

 
 

"Fischer Duo Recital." UTMB Concert Series, Galveston, TX. (November 11) With Jeanne Kierman

 
 

"Fischer Duo Recital." Faculty Chamber Music Concert, Shepherd School. (October 27) With Jeanne Kierman

 
 

"Jalbert:Dual Velocity, Schumann: Fantasy Pieces, Beethoven: Sonata in A." Da Camera Day Music, Wortham Center/ Houston, TX. (May 5) With Jeanne Kierman

 
 

"Joan Tower: Tres lent." Festival of Contemporary Music, Tanglewood/ Lenox, MA. (July 26) With Joan Tower, piano

 
 

"Lachner: Nonet and Beethoven String Trio Op. 9#2." Festival-Institute at Round Top, Round Top, TX. (June 6)

 
 

"Lavenda: Memory's Motion." Houston Composer's Alliance, Museum of Fine Arts/ Houston. (February 22) With Jeanne Kierman

 
 

"Lukas Foss: Time Cycle." Tanglewood presents Dawn Upshaw in Recital, Tanglewood/ Lenox, MA. (August 3) With Dawn Upshaw, Gilbert Kalish

 
 

"Master Class." Deerfiled Academy, Deerfield, MA. (March 4)

 
 

"Master Class." Boston University School of Music, Boston, MA. (February 6)

 
 

"Milburn: String Quartet #3 (premiere); Character Pieces, Soli I." SYZYGY:New Music at Rice, Shepherd School. (December 8) With Jeanne Kierman, Kenneth Goldsmith, Karen Ritscher

 
 

"Monteverdi: Orfeo (baroque cello)." Houston Grand Opera, Wortham Center/ Houston, TX. (March 12, 13 and 14)

 
 

"Ravel: Sonata for Violin and Cello." Festival-Institute at Round Top, Round Top,TX. (June 11) With Laura Park

 
 

"Robert Sirota: Easter Canticles." Victoria Sirota Organ Recital, Peabody Conservatory of Music/ Baltimore, MD. (February 2) With Victoria Sirota

 
 

"Rochberg String Quartet #5." Da Camera of Houston, Menil Collection. (April 27) With Curtis Macomber, Toby Appel, Cal Wiersma

 
 

"Rossini Duo." Musicorda Concert Series, South Hadley, MA. (July 30) With Deborah Dunham

 
 

"Schoenberg: Verklarte Nacht." Da Camera, Wortham Center/ Houston, TX. (February 12) With Schoenberg String Quartet

 
 

"Schumann Trio #3 and Beethoven Ghost Trio." Faculty Concert, Shepherd School. (September 16) With Kenneth Goldsmith, Joanne Ritacca

 
 

"Shostakovich Concerto No. 1 (solo cello)." Festival-Institute at Round Top, Round Top, TX. (June 12) With Peter Bay, conductor

 
 

"Tchaikovsky: Souvenir de Florence." Madeline Island Music Camp, Madeline Island, WI. (June 19) With Norman Carol

 
 

"Adjudicator." Concerto Competition, High School for Performing and Visual Arts, Houston, TX. (January 13, 1998)

 
 

"Bach Suite No. 3." Dominique de Menil Funeral, St. Anne's Church, Houston TX. (January 3, 1998)

 
 

"Bach, Foote, and Piazzolla." Fischer Duo Recital, Young President's Organization,Houston, TX. (January 28, 1998)

 
 

"Baroque String Music." Faculty Recital, Edith Bates Olde Organ Hall,Rice University. (February 7, 1998) With Kenneth Goldsmith, Thomas Jaber, and others

 
 

"Beethoven Archduke Trio." Andrew Jennings Recital, Duncan Recital Hall, Rice University. (February 17, 1998) With Jeanne Kierman

 
 

"Beethoven String Quartet Op. 18, No. 1." Chamber Music Recital, Duncan Recital Hall, Rice University. (April 17, 1998) With Kenneth Goldsmith

 
 

"Beethoven Trio." Benefit Concert, Houston Youth Orchestra and Ballet, Houston, TX. (March 14, 1998) With Jeanne Kierman, Michael Webster

 
 

"Brahms Trio Op. 40." Faculty Chamber Music Recital, Duncan Recital Hall, Rice University. (March 13, 1998) With Kenneth Goldsmith, Robert Roux

 
 

"Brahms, Goltermann and Piazzolla." Da Camera Day Music: Fischer Duo, Wortham Center, Houston, TX. (April 1, 1998) With Timothy Pitts and Jeanne Kierman

 
 

"Cello Master Class." Tanglewood Festival, Lenox, MA. (August 5, 1998)

 
 

"Cello Master Class." Musicorda, Mt. Holyoke College, South Hadley, MA. (July 17, 1998)

 
 

"Cello Master Class." Tanglewood, Lenox, MA. (July 16, 1998)

 
 

"Cello Master Class." Tanglewood, Lenox,MA. (July 10, 1998)

 
 

"Cello Master Class." American Festival of the Arts, Episcopal High School, Houston, TX. (June 15, 1998)

 
 

"Cello Master Class." Cleveland Institute of Music, Cleveland, OH. (March 3, 1998)

 
 

"Cello Master Class." San Francisco Conservatory, San Francisco, CA. (February 28, 1998)

 
 

"Cello Master Class." Tanglewood Festival, Lenox, MA. (August 12, 1998)

 
 

"Chamber Music Master Class." San Francisco Conservatory Prepatory Department, San Francisco, CA. (February 28, 1998)

 
 

"Chamber Music Master Class." High School for Performing and Visual Arts, Houston, TX. (April 2, 1998)

 
 

"Coordinator." Quartetto Gelato Master Class, Duncan Recital Hall, Rice University. (November 12, 1998) With SPA

 
 

"Coordinator." Brentano Quartet Master Class, Duncan Recital Hall, Rice University. (December 3, 1998)

 
 

"Corigliano, Debussy, Rochberg, Jalbert, Beethoven." Chamber Concert, St, Gaudens National Historic Site, Cornish, NH. (July 5, 1998)

 
 

"Corigliano, Rochberg and Brahms." Stockbridge Chamber Concerts: Concord Trio, Great Barrington, MA. (July 28, 1998) With Andrew Jennings, Jeanne Kierman

 
 

"Corigliano, Rochberg, Brahms." Concord Trio, Greenwood Music Camp, Cummington, MA. (July 23, 1998) With Andrew Jennings, Jeanne Kierman

 
 

"Corigliano: Phantasmagoria." SYZYGY: New Music at Rice; 60th Birthday Tribute, Duncan Recital Hall, Rice University. (February 20, 1998)

 
 

"Francaix, Harsanyi and Tansman." Chamber Music Recital, Festival-Institute, Round Top, TX. (June 6, 1998) With Paul Kantor, Doris Lederer, Dorian Quintet

 
 

"Goltermann and Brahms." Faculty Chamber Music, Duncan Recital Hall, Rice University. (March 24, 1998) With Kathleen Winkler, Timothy Pitts,Jeanne Kierman

 
 

"Handel, Bach, Holst, Chopin and Rachmaninoff." Fischer Duo, St. John's Church, Carlisle, PA. (October 17, 1998)

 
 

"Haydn Trio and Crumb Voice of the Whale." Faculty Chamber Music, Duncan Recital Hall, Rice University. (March 17, 1998) With Leone Buyse, Jeanne Kierman

 
 

"Lavenda: Memory's Motion and Jalbert: Dual Velocity." SYZYGY: New Music at Rice, Duncan Recital Hall, Rice University. (November 3, 1998)

 
 

"Leader, Villa-Lobos: Bachianas Brasiliaras No. 1." Commencement Concert, Stude Concert Hall, Rice University. (May 8, 1998)

 
 

"Liszt, Beethoven, Shostakovich, Brahms." Fischer Duo Recital, Duncan Recital Hall, Rice University. (November 4, 1998) With Kenneth Goldsmith, Matthew Dane

 
 

"Making the Most of a Tanglewood Fellowship." Tanglewood Development Luncheon, Tanglewood Festival, Lenox, MA. (July 19, 1998)

 
 

"Master Class." Composer's Seminar, Tanglewood, Lenox, MA. (July 7, 1998)

 
 

"Morton Feldman: Structures, De Kooning, For Franz Kline." Da Camera: Art as Inspiration, Menil Collection, Houston, TX. (April 14, 1998)

 
 

"Osvaldo Golijov: Omaramor for solo cello." Tanglewood Festival Opening Exercizes, Seiji Ozawa Hall, Tanglewood, Lenox, MA. (June 23, 1998)

 
 

"Osvaldo Golijov: Omaramor for solo cello." Recording, Seiji Ozawa Hall, Tanglewood, Lenox, MA. (July 7, 1998)

 
 

"Principal cello." Haydn: Creation, Chapellwood Methodist church, Houston, TX. (April 23, 1998)

 
 

"Rachmaninoff: Sonata." Fischer Duo, Smith College Chapel, Northampton, MA. (July 4, 1998) With Jeanne Kierman

 
 

"Rheinberger Nonet." Chamber Concert Series, Delmar College, Corpus Christi, TX. (October 24, 1998) With Andrew Jennings, Dorian Quintet, Matthew Dane, David Molina

 
 

"Rheinberger Trio." Organ Dedication Concert, Grace Methodist Church, Houston, TX. (May 31, 1998) With Marilois Kierman, Rebecca Fischer

 
 

"Richard Lavenda: Memory's Motion." Fischer Duo Recording, Stude Concert Hall. (December 10, 1998)

 
 

"Robert Sirota: Prayers and Lamentations, Sonata, Fantasy." Studio Recording, Stude Concert Hall, Rice University. (January 5-6, 1998)

 
 

"Rochberg: Sonata-Aria." Chamber Music Recital: Fischer Duo, Festival-Institute, Round Top, TX. (June 13, 1998) With Jeanne Kierman

 
 

"Schoenberg: Kammersymphonie, Op. 9." Chamber Concert, Festival-Institute, Round Top, TX. (June 12, 1998)

 
 

"Schubert Cello Quintet." Music at Gretna Concert Series, Mt. Gretna, PA. (August 23, 1998) With Audubon String Quartet

 
 

"Schumann D Minor Trio." Musicorda Festival Concerts, Mt. Holyoke College, South Hadley, MA. (July 17, 1998) With Lynn Chang, Jane Hawkins

 
 

"Servais." Musicorda: Festival Concert, Mt. Holyoke College, South Hadley, MA. (July 3, 1998) With Masuko Ushioda

 
 

"Shostakovich, Samuel Jones, Beethoven and Pizzolla." Fischer Duo Recital, Dickinson College, Carlisle, PA. (October 20, 1998)

 
 

"Shostakovich, Samuel Jones, Beethoven, and Pizzolla." Fischer Duo Recital, Millsaps College, Jackson, MS. (October 15, 1998)

 
 

"Vivaldi Concerti on period instruments." Channing Concerts, Unitarian Church, Houston, TX. (April 19, 1998) With Kenneth Goldsmith

 
 

"soloist in Augusta Read Thomas: Vigil." SYZYGY Orchestra Concert, Stude Concert Hall, Rice University. (March 26, 1998) With Michael Webster, conductor

 
 Seminar Speaker
 

"Beethoven's Works for Cello and Piano: Intricate Collaboration." Madison WI. (February 8)

 
 Workshops
 

"Cello Master Class at University of Delaware." (November 10)

 
 

"Cello Master Class at the Boston Conservatory of Music." (February 15)

 
 

"Cello Master Class at the New England Conservatory." (October 26)

 
 

musical preparation of string quartet performance with dancers.  "Collaboration with Mark Morris Dance Company." Tanglewood Music Center, Lenox, MA. (6/21-6/27/2005)

 
 

"Collaboration with Mark Morris Dance Company." Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival, Becket, MA. (7/25-30/2005)

 
Supervised Theses & Dissertations
 Nathan Cook, DMA Scordatura Literature for Unaccompanied Violoncello in the 20th Century: Historical Background, Analysis of Works and Practical Considerations for Composers and Performers. (2005) (Thesis Co-Director)

Awards, Prizes, & Fellowships
 faculty member, Festival-Institute at round Top (5/31-6/12)

 faculty member, Madeline Island Music Camp (6/13-6/20)

 faculty member, Musicorda (7/12-8/4)

 Barbard LaMont Master Teacher Chair, Tanglewood Music Center (6/23-8/16)

Residencies & Summer Festivals
 Residency
 Cello and Chamber Music residency at Cleveland Institute of Music. , Cleveland OH. (21-23 April)
 Chamber Music Masters at the San Francisco Conservatory. week-long residency coaching and preparing students at the conservatory, San Francisco, CA. (3/14-3/18/2005)
 Fischer Duo residency at China Conservatory Beijing China. , Beijing, China. (December 14-18)
 Fischer Duo residency at Yong Siew Toh Conservatory in Singapore. , Singapore, Singapore. (September 7-14)
 Hochschule für Musik und Theater, Leipzig, Germany. Part of the Houston/Leipzig sister city engagement and continuing the exchange between HMT and SSM, Leipzig, Germany. (May 10-13)
 Maui Classical Music Festival. visiting artist in underserved classical music scene, Maui, Hawaii. (5/8-5/18/2005)
 Tanglewood Music Center faculty. , Lenox, MA. (6/21-8/22)
 Teaching at Toho School Japan. Coached Chamber Music with advanced Japanese students from Toho School, Toyama, Japan. (24 February-4 March)
 XXIII Oficina de Música de Curítiba. faculty memeber for this large summer festival in Brazil, Curítiba, Brazil. (1/5-1/16/2005)
 Summer Festival
 Coordinator of Chamber Music and Strings/ Tanglewood Music Center. , Lenox, MA. (6/17-8/15/2005)
 Lev Aronson Festival at SMU. , Dallas, TX. (June 12-15)
 Tanglewood Music Center. Head of Chamber Music at the Tanglewood Music Center, Lenox, MA. (June 19- August 22)
 Texas Music Festival. , Houston, TX. (June 4-11)
Juries
 Jury
 Concurso Soloistas da Oficina. concerto competition, Curítiba, Brazil. (1/12/2005)
 Corpus Christi International Competition. Evaluated top-ranked string players, Corpus Christi, TX. (2/20-2/22)
 Houston Civic Symphony Concerto Competition. Evaluated string and piano contestants, Houston, TX. (1/24)
 Jury for Coltman Chamber Music Competition. , Austin, TX. (April 2)
 Jury for Mika Hasler Competition. , Houston, TX. (February 2)
 Jury for Naumburg Foundation Cello Competition. , New York, NY. (Octiber 13-18)
 M-Prize Competition pre-screening jury. Reviewed all chamber music applicants for pretigious M-Prize and recommended finalists for live performance, Ann Arbor, MI. (March)
 Schadt Cello Competition. Evaluated top finalists for Allentown Symphony, Allentown, PA. (3/5-3/7)
 Shepherd School Concerto Competition. , Houston, TX. (3/8)
 String Auditions for Tanglewood Music Festival. chairman of jury to award string fellowships at Tanglewood, New York, Boston, Cleveland, Chicago, Houston, San Francisco. (2/12-2/20/2005)
 Tanglewood Fellowship String Panel. Heard national auditoins for Tanglewood string fellowships, New York, Boston, Cleveland, Chicago, Ann Arbor, Houston, San Francisco. (2/1-2/9)
 Master Class
 Cello Master Class at Boston Conservatory. , Boston, MA. (2/20/2005)
 Cello Master Class at Encore Music Camp. , Hudson, OH. (25 July)
 Cello Master Class at Stetson University. , Deland, FL. (January 16)
 Cello Master Class at Tanglewood. , Lenox, MA. (7/6/2005)
 Cello Master Class at U MASS. , Amherst, MA. (24 November)
 Cello Master Class for BUTI. , Lenox, MA. (7/12/2005)
 Cello Master Class for Boston Unviersity Tanglewood Institute. , Lenox, MA. (7 August)
 Coaching for Upper Valley Music Center. working with young string students in the Upper Valley, Lebanon, NH. (10/9/2005)
 Eastman School of Music Cello Masterclass. Heard 5 cellists, Rochester, NY. (2/14)
 Master Class at University of Maryland. , College Park, MD. (March 3)
 Master Class for the Boston University Tanglewood Institute. , Lenox, MA. (July 13)
 Master Class for the Greenwood Music Camp. , Cummington, MA. (July 26)
 Master Class in San Francisco. Chamber Music at SF Conservatory, San Francisco, CA. (3/15/2005)
 Master Classes at Hochschule für Musik und Theater in Leipzig, Germany. , Leipzig, Germany. (May 10-13)
 Montreal International String Quartet Academy. , Montreal, Quebec, Canada. (August 18-22)
 Musicorda Master Class. , South Hadley, MA. (8/1/2005)
 Musicorda Summer Festival Master Class. , South Hadley, MA. (8/2)
 String Quartet Seminar Master Class. , Lenox, MA. (6/20/2005)
 String Quartet Seminar Master Class II. , Lenox, MA. (6/24/2005)
 Univerwsity of Houston Master Class. , Houston, TX. (9/29)
 Upper Valley Music Center Master Class. , Lebanon, NH. (10/10)
 Video Cello Chat for CelloBello website. A broadcast of my teaching with online questions from around the world, Houston, TX. (December 4)
 Video CelloChat for CelloBellow website. A broadcast of my teaching with online questions from around the world, Houston, TX. (December 11)
Positions Held
 Head of Chamber Music , Tanglewood Music Center. (2000 - 2016)

 Director of Chamber Music, Shepherd School of Music. (2012 - 2016)

 Board of Directors, Chamber Music America. (2010 - 2016)

 Coordinator of Chamber Music and Strings, Tanglewood Music Center. (2005 - 2005)

 Coordinator of Strings and Chamber Music, Tanglewood Music Center, Lenox, MA. (2004 - 2004)