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Violinist Charles Wetherbee has performed throughout the world. He made his debut with the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra under Semyon Bychkov, and since then has performed with the National Symphony under Mstislav Rostropovitch, the Japan Philharmonic Orchestra, the Kyoto Symphony Orchestra, the Bogotá Philharmonic Orchestra, the Orquesta Sinfónica Nacional de México and the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra among many others.

Wetherbee has recorded extensively, both as a soloist and a chamber musician. Recent releases include works by Tibor Harsányi (with David Korevaar; Naxos 8.573556), volume five of Sergey Taneyev’s complete works for string quartet (Naxos 8.573671) and Calligraphies by Reza Vali (Albany).

A devoted chamber musician, Wetherbee is the first violinist of the Carpe Diem String Quartet, with whom he tours and performs regularly. He is a member of the violin faculty of the College of Music, University of Colorado Boulder, and a graduate of the Curtis Institute of Music, where he studied with Aaron Rosand.

Wetherbee has been the recipient of numerous honours, including the Ashworth Artist and the George Hardesty awards. He performs on a violin made by Kurt Widenhouse, and bows by Charles Espey and Benoît Rolland.

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