Dale Stuckenbruck, Grammy nominated artist, is one of New York’s most active violin soloist, concertmaster, chamber musician, recording artist, and teacher. Studies with Erick Friedman, appearing with him as soloist, in recording and in chamber music. Soloist/ Concertmaster/Guest artist with the Brooklyn Philharmonic, Philharmonia Virtuosi, New York Virtuosi, New York String Ensemble, Tchaikovsky Chamber Orchestra, Taipei City Symphony Orchestra, Music at St. Ignatius, Dance Theater of Harlem, Queens Symphony, Masterworks, Lincoln Center Chamber Music Society, and the Long Island Philharmonic. Recorded the violin concerto by Lou Pelosi on CRI, for countless commercial labels, and for over one hundred films. Received international acclaim with Steve Margoshes for “Sawing to New Heights,” and for his performances of the “Divination by Mirrors” by Michael Levine with the New Century Chamber Orchestra and the New York Virtuosi. Received Grammy nomination for "Ancient Voices of Children" by George Crumb for Bridge Records. As a mandolinist he has appeared at the MET, NYC Opera, ABT, with Paula Robison at the Metropolitan Museum and in a recording with the Charleston Symphony. He has been featured in Strings Magazine, Korean Monthly Music Magazine, Newsday, Sarasate (Japan) and the New York Times. Guest lecturer for the Juilliard School of Music, Long Island Guitar Festival, Oyster Bay Music Festival, and Midsummer Music Dream (Quebec). Guest for “Melody for Dailogue, sponsored by UNESCO. Founder of Long Island's conductorless-string ensemble, Kammermusik, the Long Island Vegetable Orchestra, and ECO orchestra of the Waldorf School of Garden City. He wrote and recorded the soundtrack for “Shadows” by Ed Lachman and Slater Bradley, shown at the Whitney Museum for five months. Currently his vegetables are appearing in a film, “Vegetable Man” by Ben Hagari. He has performed for over thirty Broadway shows, most as concertmaster and serving as in-house contractor between 1990 and 2008. Since 1975 he has performed with Heawon Kim, pianist and spouse, in recitals in Asia, Europe and South America large varied repertoire. His mulit-instrument recitals include numerous bowed and plucked instruments. He has a member of the music faculty at LIU Post since 1986. Assistant director of the LIU Post Chamber Music Festival. Music Director at the Waldorf School of Garden City. D.M.A. from Manhattan School of Music, 1984.
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Dale Stuckenbruck Reviews
".. a dynamic performer,. taut, sure-footed playing...a triumph of synergy and of sympathy for the music.. Adam Horvath, Newsday, New York
".. (Vieuxtemps concerto # 5).. magnificent violinist.." El Provenir, Monterrey, Mexico " --(Glazounov concerto).. exquisitely played, fine expression and sensitivity.." China Daily News, Taipei, Rep. of China
".. (Brahms concerto)..proved himself a true virtuoso.. his ease, gentle touch on even the most difficult passages was outstanding. He was obviously quite comfortable with this inordinately difficult piece adding dimensions that make a performance more than just a recital of notes.." Kingsport Times, Kingsport, Tennessee
" .. (Lou Pelosi concerto) ..the playing was first rate, you should be proud of this recording.
Max Shubel, Opus One Recordings
"-- (Bartok concerto).. I enjoyed it tremdously. The spirit of the piece was just wonderful and beautifully prepared. Thanks you for the joy you have given me.." Josef Gingold, violinist
"raptured his audience with his interpretaions of Strauss , Ravel and Wieniawski.." Staats Zeitung und Herald, New York
For all recordings that include Dale Stuckenbruck visit: http://www.allmusic.com/artist/dale-stuckenbruck-mn0001401327