Ledah Finck is a violinist, violist, improviser, and composer splitting her time between Baltimore, Maryland and NYC. A passionate performer, creator, and curator of contemporary classical music, she is an active member of experimental duo the Bergamot String Quartet, The Witches, Nick Dunston’s Atlantic Extraction, and earspace ensemble. Compositional projects include commissions by Imani Winds, Alarm Will Sound/Now Hear This, the Bridge Ensemble, and The Peabody Community Chorus. She has completed studies at the Banff Centre, the Lucerne Festival, Ensemble Moderne’s Klangspuren Academy in Austria, the Aspen Music Festival, and Bang on a Can among others. She holds undergraduate and master’s degrees in violin performance and composition from the Peabody Conservatory, where she studied with Herbert Greenberg, Oscar Bettison, Judah Adashi, and Michael Formanek.
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