With Special Guest Artists:
Nathan Cole, First Associate Concertmaster, Los Angeles Philharmonic
Min Jeong Koh, University of Oklahoma, First Violin of Cecilia String Quartet
Jennifer Johnson, Newfoundland Symphony Orchestra and author of What Every Violinist Needs To Know About the Body
Violinist Lynn Kuo has appeared as recitalist, soloist, and chamber musician across Canada, United States, Wales, Germany, Bulgaria, Serbia, Croatia, Romania, Hungary, Austria, Ukraine, Poland, China, Hong Kong, and Taiwan. In demand as an interpreter of contemporary music, Lynn has given numerous world premieres of acoustic and electroacoustic solo and chamber works written for her and various ensembles by composers from Canada, United States, Serbia, Croatia, and Ireland.
As a guest soloist, Lynn has performed with the Tainan Symphony Orchestra, Lviv Philharmonic, Lviv Virtuosi (Ukraine), Cantus Ensemble (Croatia), Orpheus Chamber Orchestra (Bulgaria), the gypsy orchestra Rajkó Band (Hungary), Quebec Symphony Orchestra, Newfoundland Symphony Orchestra, Thirteen Strings, Brandon Chamber Players, Canadian Sinfonietta, and Nexus percussion ensemble.
Lynn has recorded music of Nino Rota on the NAXOS label with pianist Mary Kenedi and released a debut CD entitled LOVE: Innocence, Passion, Obsession with Ukrainian-Canadian pianist Marianna Humetska.
Having performed as guest concertmaster, guest artist, adjudicator, teacher, and lecturer across Canada, Lynn holds a Doctorate of Musical Arts from the University of Toronto and performs as Assistant Concertmaster of the National Ballet of Canada Orchestra. For the winter semester of 2020, Lynn also served as Visiting Assistant Professor of Violin at Memorial University of Newfoundland.
When not playing the violin, Lynn can be seen in a karate gi perfecting her spinning hook kick or on the dance floor practicing her salsa dance moves!