John Marcus Violin
Helicon PerformancesSymposium 90 - Franck & Chausson
John Marcus is a native New Yorker and graduate of The Juilliard School where he received his Pre-College Division Diploma, his Bachelor of Music and his Master of Music degrees. He also holds a Post-Graduate Certificate from the Guildhall School of Music and Drama in London. His major teachers include Dorothy DeLay and David Takeno.
John has frequently toured Germany as a recitalist and was invited to premiere the John Corigiliano Sonata for the Westdeutscher Rundfunk in Cologne , to record for the “Artist to Come” Series of the Hessischer Rundfunk in Frankfurt and solo with the Radio-Sinfonie-Orchester Frankfurt.
John has performed regularly in New York City for numerous series including BargeMusic and the “In A Circle”, where he collaborates with artists from Yo-Yo Ma’s “Silk Road Project” and has performed with the Mark Morris Dance Group and New Juilliard Ensemble.
He has performed at many festivals including Ravinia, Aspen, Tanglewood, Verbier and Spoletto, Italy. Musicians with whom John Marcus has worked with include Robert McDuffie, Kyoko Takezawa, Ursula Oppens, Peter Oundjian, Peter Winograd and Cho-Liang Lin.