[ Chamber Music ]
Since winning the Naumburg Viola Award at age 23, Misha Amory has been active as a soloist, chamber musician and teacher. He has performed with orchestras in the United States, Europe and the Far East, and has been presented in recital at New York’s Alice Tully Hall, Los Angeles’s Ambassador series, Philadelphia’s Mozart on the Square festival, Boston’s Gardner Museum, Houston’s Da Camera series, and Washington’s Phillips Collection. He has been invited to perform at the Marlboro Music Festival, the Rome Chamber Music Festival, the Vancouver Festival, the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, and the Boston Chamber Music Society, and he has released a recording of Hindemith sonatas on the Musical Heritage Society label.
Mr. Amory holds degrees from Yale College and the Juilliard School; his principal teachers were Heidi Castleman, Caroline Levine, and Samuel Rhodes. Himself a dedicated teacher, Mr. Amory serves on the faculties of the Juilliard School and the Curtis Institute of Music. He joins the Yale faculty as a member of the Brentano Quartet.