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Biographies: Daniel Panner, viola

Daniel Panner enjoys a varied career as a performer and teacher. He has performed at music festivals in Marlboro, Tanglewood and Aspen and has collaborated with members of the Cleveland, Emerson, Guarneri and Juilliard String Quartets. As a member of the Whitman String Quartet, Mr. Panner received the 1998 Walter W. Naumburg Chamber Music Award and served as teaching assistant to the Juilliard String Quartet for two years.

He currently teaches at the Juilliard School, the Mannes College of Music and the Queens College Conservatory of Music. He has performed with the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, and he has taken part in numerous tours with Musicians from Marlboro and the Orpheus Chamber Orchestra. Mr. Panner has been heard on National Public Radio's "Performance Today," both as soloist and chamber musician. He has served as the principal violist of the New York City Opera and the Mostly Mozart Festival Orchestra. An active performer of new music, he is a member of the ensemble Sequitur and has performed as a guest artist with such new-music groups as Speculum Musicae, the Da Capo Chamber Players, and the Locrian Ensemble. His recording of Thea Musgrave's "Ariadne's Lament" is available on Albany Records. Mr. Panner studied with Jesse Levine at Yale University, where he earned a bachelor's degree in history. He continued his studies at the Curtis Institute of Music with Joseph dePasquale and at the Juilliard School with Samuel Rhodes.

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