Masterclass: Ian Swensen, Violin

Apr 22 | 6:30PM
Leon and Karen F. Peterson Building

Violin Masterclass

Come learn from esteemed pedagogue and artist, Ian Swensen! He will be working with 4 violinists from the conservatory in a public masterclass.

Ian Swensen, violinist, chamber musician and teacher holds the Isaac Stern Chair of Violin and Chamber music at the San Francisco Conservatory of Music. He had taught there in the college and pre-college divisions for 31 years. He is one of the few musicians to have been awarded the Walter W. Naumburg International Competition’s top prize for both solo violin and chamber music (as first violinist of the Meliora String Quartet). In 2015, he was presented in a Naumberg Foundation’s solo recital in Carnegie Recital Hall.


Event Details



Friday, Apr. 22, 2022


6:30 to 8:30 p.m.


Free Admission


Leon and Karen F. Peterson Building


182 South 600 East
Salt Lake City, UT 84102


How can I attend?

All current Gifted Music School students are invited (and encouraged) to attend at no cost—no tickets or RSVP required. Members of the public wishing to observe this masterclass should contact Interim Conservatory Director, Shenae Anderson, at to RSVP. The event will be held in the Leon and Karen F. Peterson Building at Gifted Music School:

Event Date: 
2022-04-22 18:30:00 to 2022-04-22 20:30:00