Gregory Lawrence: Violin Coach
Bachelor of Music in Performance (violin) at San Diego State University
studied with Dr. Theodore Brunson (with a strong emphasis in the Suzuki Violin School) and Mr. Howard Hill.
then continued his
post graduate studies with Eudice Shapiro at the University Southern California and later with Mr. Noumi Fischer at his
studio in Glendale.
Gregs professional performing career has afforded him a wonderfully varied background in many different musical genres.
has worked with the San Diego Symphony
, the San Diego Opera
, the San Diego Chamber Orchestra
, Starlight Opera
and the San Diego Lyric Opera
also worked three tours with the Montovani Orchestra, including a three week tour of Japan.
More recently Greg has been working with Orquesta de Baja in Tijuana, Mexico, as a violinist and subcontractor.
also works with Mariachi Compana Nevin
, a virtuoso mariachi ensemble directed by its founder and virtuoso trumpeter, Dr. Jeff Nevin.
In January 2001, Greg founded the Cabrillo Chamber Orchestra (CCO), a professional 12-15 piece ensemble which specializes in the literature of the baroque, rococo and early classical periods.
To date CCO
has given 15 concerts at various venues throughout San Diego County, including two engagements at the California Center for the Arts Escondido
, and two at the First Presbyterian Church (4th& Date, San Diego) concert series.
In addition to performing, Greg
also maintains a private teaching studio of 20 students.