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Concertmaster

The Concertmaster is the violinist who occupies the first chair of the first violin section of an orchestra.  Miles Hoffman explains.

A Minute with Miles- a production of ETV Radio, made possible by the JM Smith Foundation.

Miles Hoffman is the founder and violist of the American Chamber Players, with whom he regularly tours the United States, and the Virginia I. Norman Distinguished Visiting Professor of Chamber Music at the Schwob School of Music, in Columbus, Georgia. He has appeared as viola soloist with orchestras across the country, and his solo performances on YouTube have received well over 700,000 views.