Called “top-notch in all respects” (Sequenza 21) and “an artist to be reckoned with” (Gramophone), violinist and violist Miranda Cuckson is highly acclaimed for her performances of a wide range of repertoire, from early eras to the most current creations. In great demand as a soloist and chamber musician, she appears in major concert halls, as well as at universities, galleries and informal spaces. She has in recent years earned a reputation as one of the foremost performer-interpreters of contemporary music.  She has released eight lauded solo CDs, on the Centaur, Vanguard and Urlicht labels. Her recording of Luigi Nono’s ”La lontananza nostalgica utopica futura” for violin and electronics was named a Best Classical Recording of 2012 by the New York Times.  Full bio here.

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a brilliant young performer who plays daunting contemporary music with insight, honesty, and temperament” , “deeply satisfying” (Anthony Tommasini, New York Times)
“undeniable musicality…she plays with such beauty and
assurance “ (Allan Kozinn, New York Times)
“Cuckson performs with unpretentious star power and unbridled depth of character” (Seen and Heard International)
“Her impeccable articulation provided a clear thematic beacon, making sure the piece never became passion devoid of musical coherence.” (Boston Musical Intelligencer)