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Basia Danilow, Second Violin Associate

Violinist Basia Danilow enjoys a diverse musical life encompassing chamber music, recording, orchestral and solo performances in the U.S. and abroad. A winner of the Artists International Competition she has appeared in recital at Lincoln Center, Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall, Merkin Hall and the Kosciuszko Foundation as well as in the former Yugoslavia and Russia. Ms. Danilow enjoys performing, touring and recording as a member of the internationally acclaimed Lark Quartet. Lark has performed in many of the world’s great cultural centers including, Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center, The Library Of Congress, The Freer Gallery in Washington DC and London’s Wigmore Hall and appeared at festvals including Kammermusik Festival, Lockenhaus, Schleswig Holstein, Mostly Mozart, Istanbul Frstival, Wolftrap and The Beethoven Festival in Moscow. Basia is concertmaster of the Princeton Symphony Orchestra often appearing as soloist, a member of the Orchestra of St. Luke’s and an Associate member of the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra. Radio and television broadcasts include WQXR, APM’s (NPR’s) “Performance Today”, Vermont Public Radio and PBS. She regularly appears at numerous festivals such as Caramoor, Lincoln Center Festival, Central Vermont Chamber Music Festival, Windham, Music Festival of the Hamptons and the International Summer Institute at the Moscow Conservatory. She has recorded for Sony, Atlantic, RCA Victor Red Seal and Bridge Records.