The San Francisco Conservatory has today announced the appointment of violist Dimitri Murrath to their full-time teaching faculty - effective from September 2017.
A graduate of the New England Conservatory, where he studied with respected pedagogue Kim Kashkashian, Dimitri is a former 1st prize winner at the Primrose International Viola Competition - and has served a teaching position at the New England Conservatory since 2009.
‘Dimitri Murrath is an artist and teacher of singular distinction …’ Conservatory President David H. Stull has said.
‘He is an inspiring presence on the stage and in the studio, and his curiosity and enthusiasm are contagious … he will be a tremendous resource for our students and I look forward to welcoming him to our community ...’ he has said.
‘I am thrilled to be joining the faculty of the SFCM ... from my first visit to the school, I was impressed by the creativity and energy of the students …” Dimitri has said.
“I look forward to working with the students, colleagues, and staff to create beautiful music ... ’ he has said.