Wei Tsun Chang, violinist, born in Taiwan and raised in Brazil, Wei Tsun is a sought-after soloist, concertmaster, recitalist and teacher. He is an active chamber musician with recent performances in New York, Massachusetts, Tennessee, North Carolina, Michigan and as well as recitals in Paris and Barcelona. As concertmaster, Wei Tsun has led and soloed with many orchestras in Michigan, and is currently concertmaster with the Bryan Symphony of Tennessee. He has also soloed and toured Europe with L'Orchestre de Chambre Française Albéric Magnard and the Cameratta Antonio Lucio of Netherlands. Currently Wei Tsun teaches at Tennessee Tech University.
Seanad Dunigan Chang, violist, student of Kim Kashkashian, Vartan Manoogian, Sally Peck and Mimi Zweig, Seanad Dunigan Chang has had an International career as soloist and chamber musician. She has performed extensively throughout the U.S. and Europe including appearances at Avery Fischer Hall, and the Festival Internacional de Santander in Spain. Formerly Assistant Principal Viola of the Charlotte Symphony Orchestra, she has also been a member of the Florida Philharmonic, the Milwaukee Symphony and Principal Viola of the Midland Symphony of Michigan and the Nashville Chamber Orchestra.
Kirsten Cassel Greer, cellist, Student of Alan Harris, Robert Jesselson, Grace Mihi Bahng, Anne Williams. Suzuki Pedagogy with Tanya Carey. Member of the Atlantic Ensemble. An avid performer of new and commissioned works, with world premieres throughout the U.S. and Europe. Graduate of Eastman School of Music and the University of South Carolina. Currently she teaches at the Blair School of Music at Vanderbilt University.
Jennifer Q. McGuire, pianist, Pianist Jennifer McGuire is Senior Lecturer in Collaborative Piano and vocal and opera coach at Vanderbilt University. She was on the faculty of Georgia College and State University from 2006-2007. McGuire currently serves as an accompanist for the Metropolitan Opera National Council auditions, and has had professional engagements with the Sewanee Summer Music Festival, Nashville Opera, Cincinnati Opera, Dayton Opera and Rising Star Audition Works. She played for the Nashville Symphony Chorus from 2007-2009, where she worked with composer John Corigliano, conductors Leonard Slatkin and Nicholas McGegan, and baritone Thomas Allen. McGuire has performed in the master classes of Susan Graham, Brian Zeger, Ian Bostridge, Julius Drake, Jake Heggie, Graham Johnson, Martin Katz, Jennifer Larmore, Barbara Bonney, Audra McDonald and Thomas Hampson, among others. She joined the staff of the AIMS festival in Graz, Austria in 2008. In addition to her vocal work, McGuire is a member of the Atlantic Ensemble, a chamber group that performs throughout the United States and Europe. She is also featured on the album Irrational Exuberance (Beauport Classical), playing the music of Michael Slayton with her husband, guitarist Joshua McGuire.