Erin Keefe Violin


Violinist Erin Keefe is the concertmaster of the Minnesota Orchestra as well as an artist of the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center. Winner of an Avery Fisher Career Grant as well as numerous international competitions, she has appeared as soloist in recent seasons with the Minnesota Orchestra, New Mexico Symphony, New York City Ballet Orchestra, Korean Symphony Orchestra, Amadeus Chamber Orchestra, Turku Philharmonic, Sendai Philharmonic and the Gottingen Symphony and has given recitals throughout the United States, Europe, and Asia. Keefe has collaborated with the Emerson String Quartet, Edgar Meyer, Richard Goode, Leon Fleisher, and Gary Graffman, and she has recorded for Naxos, the CMS Studio Recordings label, BIS and Deutsche Grammophon. Keefe’s festival appearances have included the Marlboro Music Festival, Music@Menlo, Mainly Mozart, Music from Angel Fire, Ravinia, OK Mozart, Mimir, Bravo! Vail Valley, Skaneateles, Salt Bay, Music in the Vineyards and Bridgehampton Chamber Music Festivals, and she has appeared as guest concertmaster with the New York Philharmonic, Pittsburgh Symphony, Seoul Philharmonic and the Sao Paulo Symphony Orchestra. Keefe earned a Master of Music Degree from The Juilliard School and a Bachelor of Music Degree from The Curtis Institute of Music.