University of Vermont

Department of Music and Dance

Faculty - Evelyn Read

Evelyn Read

Evelyn Read, Affiliate Artist
Violin and viola, chamber music

  • M.M. (Performance - Violin), Peabody Conservatory
  • B.Mus. (Performance - Violin), Peabody Conservatory

Contact Information
Email: Evelyn Read

Evelyn Read's teachers included Ivan Galamian, Dorothy DeLay and Isadore Cohen, as well as chamber music work with Josef Gingold, Leon Fleischer and Zara Nelsova. She is on the faculty of the University of Vermont where she teaches violin and viola and directs the chamber music ensembles. Ms. Read has a flourishing, internationally known private studio as well.

Groups accompanied: A former principal 2nd violinist in the Vermont Symphony Orchestra, and violist in the Champlain String Quartet, she has been invited on several occasions by the Government and Pro-Musica of the Republic of Panama where she has taught and performed with the National Orchestra of Panama.

Faculty Directory

D. Thomas Toner, Department Chair
Paul Asbell, Jazz Guitar
Paul Besaw, Dance
Clare Byrne, Dance
Joe Capps, Jazz Guitar
Nadine Carpenter, Oboe
Tom Cleary, Jazz Piano
Selene Colburn, Dance
Sarah Cullins, Voice
Rick Davies, Trombone
Amber deLaurentis Cleary, Jazz Voice
Steve Ferraris, Djembe
David Feurzeig, Theory
Paula Higa, Dance
Gerald Lanoue, Bassoon
Anne Janson, Flute
Patricia Julien, Theory, Jazz
Steve Klimowski, Clarinet
Yutaka Kono, Orchestra
John Mantegna, Guitar
David Neiweem, Voice, Choirs, Organ
Paul Orgel, Piano
Sylvia Parker, Piano, Theory
Alan Parshley, Horn
Suzanne Polk, Cello
Evelyn Read, Violin/Viola
Patricia Riley, Music Ed.
John Rivers, Jazz Bass
Jeff Salisbury, Drums
Lynn Ellen Schimoler, Dance
Wayne Schneider, History
Heidi Soons, Harp
Clyde Stats, History
Alex Stewart, Jazz
William Tilley, Bass
D. Thomas Toner, Band, Percussion
Ray Vega, Trumpet, Jazz
Robert Wigness, Trombone
Michael Zsoldos, Saxophone