A member of the Chicago Symphony since 2012, violinist Silvia Kilcullen has excelled in national and international competitions. She was Gold Medalist at the 2003 Henryk Szeryng International Violin Competition and special jury prize-winner at the 2001 Sarasate International Violin Competition. She studied at Lynn University in Boca Raton, Florida with artist faculty member, Sergiu Schwartz. After receiving her Bachelor of Music from Lynn, she attended the Curtis Institute and received her Artist Diploma with Pamela Frank and Ida Kavafian. An avid chamber musician, she has collaborated with artists such as Gary Graffman, William Preucil, and Peter Wiley. Before joining the Chicago Symphony in 2012, she was a member of the Pittsburgh Symphony.
September 13, 2017