Meet Violinist Simone Porter


  • Her performances have been described as “bold” (Seattle Times) and “virtuosic” (London Times)
  • At 19 years of age, Ms. Porter has already appeared with the New York Philharmonic, the Philadelphia Orchestra, Houston Symphony, and Los Angeles Philharmonic
  • She was named a recipient of an Avery Fisher Career Grant in March 2015
  • Ms. Porter made her Carnegie Hall debut on the Emmy Award-winning TV show From the Top: Live from Carnegie Hall
  • She plays on a 1745 J.B. Guadagnini violin on generous loan from The Mandell Collection of Southern California.

Opening Weekend!
Tchaikovsky’s Violin Concerto with violinist Simone Porter
Guest Conductor: James Sommerville

   TACO Classical Concert
   Saturday, September 16 • 8pm • The VETS
   Open Rehearsal
   Friday, September 15 • 5:30pm • The VETS | 401.248.7000