Guest Lecture: Eden MacAdam-Somer
Monday, June 25, 2018
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Following her Fredell Lack Legacy Violin Series recital on Sunday, June 24, Moores School of Music students are invited to an interactive lecture with violinist Eden MacAdam-Somer.
About the Artist
Eden MacAdam-Somer is one of the most exciting and versatile young musicians performing and teaching today. Her music transcends genre through soaring violin and fiddling, vocals and percussive dance. She has been a featured soloist with symphony and chamber orchestras, jazz and swing bands, and Easter European and American folk ensembles. As an educator and composer/improviser, MacAdam-Somer has been a guest teacher at such institutions as the Afghanistan National Institute of Music and the Dundalk Institute of Technology, as well as a featured performer at the Eastbourne and Beijing International Music Festivals. She also maintains a full-time studio at the New England Conservatory of Music in Boston, Massachusetts. With her contemporary duo, Notorious Folk, she has tours across the continental United States, and performed and taught in Alaska, Hawaii, India, Iceland, the UK and Afghanistan.