^ Back to Top
^ Back to Discography
Classical Music Home
Email Password  
Not a subscriber yet?
Keyword Search


Mary Kathryn Van Osdale attended the Cincinnati Conservatory of Music and the Banff School of Fine Arts, where she received a certificate for Advanced Studies. She received her Master of Music degree from Northern Illinois University and upon graduation was named Outstanding Woman Leader of the Year. She has attended the Aspen Festival of Music on both a Full Orchestra Fellowship and an Advanced String Quartet Fellowship. As the founding member of the Vermillion String Quartet, she toured throughout Canada and Europe. She has also been nominated three times for the Nashville Music Awards.

Named concertmaster of the Nashville Symphony in 1989, she began playing as a contracted member of the orchestra at age fifteen. In 1986, the Nashville native joined the faculty of Vanderbilt University’s Blair School of Music, where she became Adjunct Artist Teacher of Violin.

An active studio musician, Mary Kathryn has played on many GRAMMY® award-winning albums, as well as on movie soundtracks and for commercials. She has discography credits with artists ranging from Amy Grant, CeCe Winans, Trisha Yearwood and Garth Brooks to Elton John, Bruce Springsteen, Jewel and Béla Fleck. She completed recording a music project for Norwegian Cruise Ships.

Box Set Release Catalogue Number
25th Anniversary Boxed Sets - Sacred Naxos 8.501062
AMERICAN SPIRIT (The): Roots and Transformations Naxos 8.505233
DAUGHERTY American Pop Naxos 8.503267
The Very Best Of Naxos 8.502020

Albums featuring this artist are available for download from ClassicsOnline.com
Role: Classical Artist 
Album Title
Catalogue No  Work Category 

 View Albums

For picture licensing, please contact customer service.

 Tell a Friend |  Bookmark this page Digg It |  Bookmark this page Del.icio.us. |  Add to Facebook Facebook |  FURL FURL |  Add to MySpace MySpace |  Stumbleupon StumbleUpon |  Twitter Twitter

Famous Composers Quick Link:
Bach | Beethoven | Chopin | Dowland | Handel | Haydn | Mozart | Glazunov | Schumann | R Strauss | Vivaldi
7:36:46 PM, 11 February 2016
All Naxos Historical, Naxos Classical Archives, Naxos Jazz, Folk and Rock Legends and Naxos Nostalgia titles are not available in the United States and some titles may not be available in Australia and Singapore because these countries have copyright laws that provide or may provide for terms of protection for sound recordings that differ from the rest of the world.
Copyright © 2016 Naxos Digital Services Ltd. All rights reserved.     Terms of Use     Privacy Policy
Classical Music Home
NOTICE: This site was unavailable for several hours on Saturday, June 25th 2011 due to some unexpected but essential maintenance work. We apologize for any inconvenience.