Violinist and violist Miranda Cuckson delights audiences in the US and abroad with her exciting playing of a range of repertoire and styles. Coming from a thorough grounding in the classical repertoire, she has become one of the most acclaimed, probing and adventurous performers of contemporary music. She is passionate about the creative role of the performer/interpreter in the artistic process and in communicating the music. Downbeat magazine recently stated “violinist Miranda Cuckson reaffirms her standing as one of the most sensitive and electric interpreters of new music.” She appears at concert halls and festivals, schools and universities, galleries and informal spaces. 





“undeniable musicality…she plays with such beauty and assurance ” (Allan Kozinn, New York Times)
“Ms. Cuckson brought out the work’s singing quality, a soulfulness as deep as anything in Janacek. Her tonal luster and variety of touch enliven everything she plays.”  (Zachary Woolfe, New York Times)
“What’s most impressive about Cuckson is the warmth and humanity she brings to the music” (Cultured Cleveland)
“breath-catching commitment” (Musical America)
“a solo revelation” (
“Her impeccable articulation provided a clear thematic beacon, making sure the piece never became passion devoid of musical coherence.” (Boston Musical Intelligencer)