CATHERINE COSBEY, VIOLIN
Violinist Catherine Cosbey is leading an adventurous and vibrant career as both a performer and presenter of chamber music. In the 2017/18 season appearances included the Honens Festival in Calgary, Alberta, Festpiele Mecklenburg-Vorpommern in Germany, Esterhazy String Quartet Festival in Hungary, Festival de Febrero in Mexico. Collaborations included the Attacca Quartet, the Cecilia Quartet, A Far Cry, Katherine Dowling, Leopoldo Erice, Sheila Jaffe, Julian Rachlin, Sarah McElravy, and Boris Andrianov. As founding member of the award winning Linden String Quartet, hailed as “polished, radiant and incisive” by The Strad Magazine, she has toured throughout North America and Europe, and has been the Quartet-in-Residence at Yale University and the Cleveland Institute of Music. Prizes include the Grand Prize at the Fischoff National Chamber Music Competition, Concert Artists Guild, and the ProQuartet Prize at the 9th Borciani String Quartet Competition. Ms. Cosbey is proudly the Artistic Director of the Regina Chamber Music Festival and Co-Artistic Director of Bach From The Heart.