Violinist Timothy Kantor is the former concertmaster of the Evansville Philharmonic in Evansville, Indiana and a founding member of the Larchmere String Quartet, the Eykamp String Quartet in Residence at the University of Evansville. He has performed with many of today's leading musicians, including Joshua Bell, Jaime Laredo, Sharon Robinson, among others.
Mr. Kantor is devoted to the performance of new music and has participated as soloist, concertmaster and chamber musician with the New Music Ensembles at the Cleveland Institute of Music and at Indiana University. Mr. Kantor graduated with honors from Bowdoin College and has a Masters degree from the Cleveland Institute of Music. He is currently finishing his doctorate in violin performance at Indiana University's Jacobs School of Music.
Mr. Kantor is also a dedicated teacher and is the Assistant Professor of Violin at the FundaciÃ³n por la Musica in Santo Domingo in the Dominican Republic.