Sat, March 24 @ 8:00 pm
Del Valle Fine Arts
Austin Huntington, principal cellist of the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra, is the grand-prize winner of the 2012 Irving M. Klein International String Competition, the 2011 Stulberg International String Competition, the 2012 MUSICAAS International String Competition, the 2013 Aspen Music Festival’s Low String Strings Competition, and the 2009 MTNA National String Competition.
Since his first solo orchestra debut at age 10, he has gone on to perform as a guest soloist with the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra, Marin Symphony, Colburn Orchestra, Peninsula Symphony, Santa Cruz Symphony, San Jose Chamber Orchestra, and Chicago Northwest Symphony Orchestra, among others.
“His extraordinary technical mastery and deep curiosity gives voice to the soul of the composer. He is simply one of the best cellists on the scene today.” — Lara Webber, Conductor, Livermore-Amador Symphony