Violinist Franklyn D'Antonio studied with Jascha Heifetz at the age of 16. At 17 he was appointed to the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra by its Music Director Sir Neville Marriner before going on to hold positions in the Detroit Symphony, Chicago Symphony, and Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra. Mr. D'Antonio is currently in his eighth season as Concertmaster of the Berkeley Symphony.
Pianist Miles Graber received his musical training at the Juilliard School. Mr. Graber has been associated with such organizations as the New Century Chamber Orchestra, Midsummer Mozart, the Oakland-East Bay Symphony, the Berkeley Symphony, the Santa Rosa Symphony, Oakland Lyric Opera, Berkeley Opera, Opera San Jose, and the California Symphony. He is on the faculty of The Crowden School in Berkeley, and he is a staff accompanist at the San Domenico Conservatory and the San Francisco Conservatory of Music.
Bach - Chaconne
Strauss - Violin Sonata
Solanen - Lachen Verlernt
David Newman - West Side Story Fantasy