Andrew Larson

Cello

Andrew Larson joined the Utah Symphony in September 2015. Prior to this achievement, Andrew held a fellowship at the New World Symphony. He has performed internationally as part of the Verbier Festival (CH), Schleswig-Holstein Festival (DE), Pacific Music Festival (JP), Spoleto Festival (US) and New York String Orchestra Seminar (US), benefitting from close contact with members of the Berlin Philharmonic, Vienna Philharmonic, NDR Sinfonieorchester, and Metropolitan Opera. Mr. Larson regularly appears as a guest member of the Grammy-nominated chamber orchestra A Far Cry. As a chamber musician, he performed for two years with the Futura Quartet, participating in the 2011 Acade ́mie Internationale de Quatuors a ̀ McGill (Montreal, ON), and studying with Andre ́ Roy, Gerhard Schulz, Kim Kashkashian, Roger Tapping, and the Borromeo Quartet. Mr. Larson holds degrees from the New England Conservatory and the Eastman School of Music, where his primary teachers were Paul Katz, Natasha Brofsky, and David Ying. Other influential teachers include Dorothea Figueroa (Metropolitan Opera Orchestra) and Ronald Feldman (retired, Boston Symphony Orchestra).