Amos Lawrence, concertmaster


Amos Lawrence (violin viola) has just relocated to Boston from Charleston S.C. There he was for seven years the principal second of the Charleston Symphony Orchestra and for 12 years the assistant concertmaster. For nine years he served as an adjunct professor at the College of Charleston and played in the Charleston Symphony String Quartet. He has performed over 25 performances of Vivaldi’s Four Seasons in the Piccolo Spoleto Festival in Charleston. 

Amos Lawrence was born in Mt Kisco NY. He attended the N.C. School of the Arts, the Curtis Institute of Music where he studied with Ivan Galamian and Jascha Brodsky, and the New England Conservatory of Music (MM). He has performed in Italy in the Maggio Musicale Fiorentino, Spain, Portugal, Great Britain at the International Musicians Seminar in Prussia Cove, and Israel in the Israel Festival. He lives in Brookline with his wife and two children.