FESTIVAL DATES

 

July 26–August 2, 2020

 

Concerto Competition

Monday, July 27, at 11:00 AM, 

Simons Center Recital Hall

Faculty Artist Concert

Wednesday, July 29, at 7:30 PM, 

Simons Center Recital Hall

Student Recital

Friday, July 31, at 7:30 PM, 

Simons Center Recital Hall

Concerto Concert

Saturday, August 1, at 7:30 PM, 

Simons Center Recital Hall

ADDRESS

 

CCMI

Music Department, College of Charleston 

161 Calhoun Street

Charleston, SC 29401

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ABOUT THE ARTIST

 

Tomas Jakubek started his violin studies at the age of seven in his native country of Slovakia. He studied violin at the Conservatory in Zilina, then at the Janacek Academy of Music in Brno (Czech Republic) where he received his Masters Degree in violin performance. He has also studied at the Lithuanian Academy of Music in Vilnius under Jurgis Dvarionas, who was a student of David Oistrach. 

During this time he served as concertmaster for the College of Charleston Orchestra under the direction of Lorenzo Muti. Mr. Jakubek has recently become the violin adjunct faculty at the College beginning in the Fall of 2009. He often performs with the Charleston Symphony Orchestra as well as the Hilton Head Symphony Orchestra.

He has played in various concerts on four continents with the following European orchestras:

  • Junge Philharminie Wien ,

  • Europa Philharmonie Magdeburg ,

  • Czech Chamber Orchestra Prague , and

  • Czech Philharmony of Brno.

  Tomas Jakubek