©Photo by Paul Hoeffler
Walter Babiak

©Photo by Tom Barnes
Divertimento Orchestra Conductor Gordon Slater
Walter Babiak
"Movin' in My Heart" (World Premiere)
Fall 2005
Performed with the Kanata Choral Society


Yuri Bashmet

©Photo by Lois Siegel
János Csaba

Steven Dann

Roberto Díaz

Rivka Golani

Nobuko Imai

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Kazuhide Isomura

Paul Hindemith


Erich Höbarth

Ori Kam


Kim Kashkashian


Niccolò Paganini


Age 12
 His first public concert performing the Mendelssohn
Violin Concerto at St. Andrews Hall, Glasgow, 1916

Early 1940's
First violist of the NBC Symphony Orchestra

William Primrose

Thomas Riebl

Lionel Tertis

First advocate of the viola as a solo instrument
Tertis played a particularly large viola
 in an attempt to get an especially  rich tone from his instrument

Emanuel Vardi

Robert Vernon

©Photo by Fred Cattroll
Pinchas Zukerman

American Viola Society

Canadian Viola Society

2006 International
Viola Congress

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