Mark O’Connor is Artist-in-Residence at UM Frost School of Music

By UM News

Mark O’Connor is Artist-in-Residence at UM Frost School of Music

By UM News
Award-winning composer and violinist Mark O'Connor continues his artist-in-residence with four different weeks scheduled in Spring 2011 at UM Frost School of Music.
The University of Miami Frost School of Music welcomes back composer and violinist Mark O'Connor on January 31 as artist-in-residence to work with various program areas of the School ranging from Instrumental Performance to the Frost Salsa Orchestra. The dates of his 2011 residency are:

January 31 – February 4
March 21 – 25
April 11 – 15
April 18 – 22

O'Connor will be in residence on the Coral Gables campus this week, January 31 - February 4, 2011, and will privately mentor Frost students in the Violin Studio Class, Stamps String Quartet, Bluegrass Ensemble, American Pop Ensemble, Frost Salsa Orchestra, and various Experiential Music Ensembles. He will conclude the week's activities on Friday, February 4 with a 9:00 a.m. Forum on Chamber Music with a Q&A about creating and maintaining chamber music programs in today's musical landscape.

Mark O'Connor will return next to the Frost School during the week of March 21, and will conclude his residency in the month of Ap