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Michael Tree

College Division

College Division: 

  • Viola, Chamber Music

Contact Information

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Made his Carnegie Hall debut in 1954. Co-founded Guarneri String Quartet in 1964. With the quartet, recorded more than 95 chamber music works, including 10 piano quartets and quintets with Artur Rubinstein, and two complete Beethoven Quartet cycles. Recordings on Columbia, RCA, Sony, Phillips, Nonesuch, Arabesque, and Vanguard labels. Faculty, Curtis, Manhattan School of Music, and U. of Maryland.

Degrees and Studies

The Curtis Institute with Efrem Zimbalist, Lea Luboshutz, and Veda Reynolds.

The Juilliard School

Faculty since 2002.