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JoAnna Farrer

Juilliard graduate JoAnna Farrer is a violinist in the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra, and has performed as a chamber musician and soloist with ensembles around the world. She has performed as a soloist in the Berlin Philharmonie with the Goteborgs Symfoniker, and has premiered new solo works by contemporary composers at 'Jazz at Lincoln Center' and the Chelsea Art Gallery. She has performed as a soloist with numerous orchestras, including the Philadelphia Orchestra, the Orpheus Chamber Orchestra, and the Israel Philharmonic. She has performed with artists such as Pinchas Zukerman, Emanuel Ax, and Itzhak Perlman and has appeared at Merkin Hall with the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center. As a Scottish fiddle player, she has performed with numerous groups and musicians, including Alasdair Fraser, Andy Lamy, and cellist Natalie Haas.

"... she is one of those rarest of performers, able to shift easily between musical styles and give each a completely new feel."   -- Renaissance Magazine