/ Lucy Moses School of the Kaufman Cultural Center
, New York, New York, USA / Canada / Russia
Born in Odessa and raised in St. Petersburg, Russia, growing up in a family of well known classical musicians, Ms. Milkis
graduated from a specialized music school for gifted children.
After immigrating to Canada, she continued her education at the University of Toronto, and the Banff Centre of Fine Arts.
As the leader of a string quartet in residence, she
followed up with an assistantship at Indiana University
A disciple of Joseph Gingold, Zoltan Szekely, Lorand Fenyves, and Aron Knayfel, Ms. Milkis has held concert master positions with the New York City Symphony, New American Chamber Orchestra, Mid-Atlantic Chamber Orchestra, The Windsor Symphony, and has been the lead violinist of several Chamber groups, including New York Concertino Ensemble, Chamber Arts String Quartet, and Les Amis.
has appeared on different stages throughout the world, and has performed newly discovered works of the Baroque and Classical Era, as well as Modern.
resides in New York City, playing chamber music and teaching.