ACMS Biography of Lucy Chapman
Andover Chamber Music Series
violin has a thousand different voices, all stunning."
, violin, is a graduate of the Curtis Institute of Music
studied with Arnold Steinhardt of the Guarneri Quartet; her
other principal teachers include Dorothy Delay and Marc Gottlieb.
Ms. Chapman is also a graduate of Antioch New England where she received a Masters Degree in education.
Her varied career has included solo and chamber music concerts throughout the USA, Europe and Japan; in addition, she served for a year as Acting Associate Concertmaster of the San Francisco Symphony and two seasons as a member of the Muir String Quartet.
From 1987-1991 Ms. Chapman
, her husband clarinetist Richard Stoltzman and pianist Richard Goode toured as a trio; their recording of Bartok, Stravinsky and Ives won a Grammy nomination.
Ms. Chapman is a former faculty member of the University of California/Santa Cruz, Boston and Harvard Universities and is presently the Chair of Strings and Chair of Chamber Music at the New England Conservatory of Music.