J. Patrick Rafferty

Concertmaster, Brevard Music Center Orchestra. First Violinist, Louisville String Quartet. Professor of Vioin, University of Louisville. Formerly Concertmaster, Milwaukee Symphony, Cincinnati Chamber Orchestra, and Dallas Bach Orchestra; Acting Concertmaster, Seattle and San Diego Symphonies; Associate Concertmaster, Dallas Symphony; member, Cleveland Orchestra, St. Louis Symphony, and Cincinnati Symphony. Audition winner for 15 major US orchestras. Solo performances with Symphonies of St. Louis, Seattle, Cincinnati, Dallas, Milwaukee, and many others, with over 40 works performed. Recitals in New York, Chicago, Boston, Washington, D.C., Atlanta, Miami, Nashville, Orlando, and many others. Students have been placed in many major US and European orchestras, and in many respected teaching positions.