JESSICA MATHAES ï»¿
Hailed by critics as ‘a master of the Khachaturian violin concerto’ (Austin Chronicle) and ‘a violinist like no other’ (The New York Times), award-winning violinist Jessica Mathaes enjoys a multifaceted career as a soloist, recording artist, educator and concertmaster. She has appeared as a soloist throughout the United States and internationally in Europe and Asia, and has been broadcast live on Performance Today and Chicago Public Radio. A champion of new music, Jessica Mathaes has premièred works by many American composers, and has served on the faculties of numerous music festivals. In 2005 she became both the youngest and first female concertmaster of the Austin Symphony. Her dÃ©but solo CD, Suites and Sweets, was released on the Centaur label in 2009 to critical acclaim in Fanfare magazine.