"Classical Jam" is a unique ensemble innovative for bringing together performances of the highest caliber in combination with engaging presentations. Members perform regularly with “Musicians from Marlboro”, Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, and Fireworks. Individually, they have soloed with the Boston Symphony Orchestra, the New York Philharmonic, the Singapore Symphony, the Juilliard Orchestra, the Oregon Symphony, and the Virginia Symphony, among others. They have performed in venues throughout Europe, Asia, the Americas, and the Middle East. Along with their dedication to highly coveted individual musical careers, members of Classical Jam are teaching artists at such leading organizations as the Lincoln Center Institute, the New York Philharmonic, the 92nd St. Y, and Young Audiences.
"Classical Jam" members have won awards such as the Pablo Casals award for Educational Outreach, Grand Prize at the Fischoff Chamber Music Competition, the McGraw-Hill Company’s Robert Sherman Award for Music Education and Community Outreach, as well as recognition from the National Society of Arts and Letters. CJ was recently selected by Concert Artists Guild to receive the Cary Trust Fund for Contemporary Music Projects, in commissioning composer Randall Woolf for a new work for the ensemble. "Classical Jam" musicians are graduates of the Juilliard School, the Oberlin Conservatory of Music, the New England Conservatory, and Indiana University.
Note: Classical Jam will be holding a workshop/performance for Education/Outreach programming on Mon, Mar 11.