Maria Lambros

Maria Lambros, viola (Baltimore, MD), is a former member of the Mendelssohn, Meliora, and Ridge String Quartets, and is a founding member of La Fenice, performing throughout the U.S. and at the Concertgebouw, Wigmore Hall, and Vienna’s Konzerthaus. She has performed with the Guarneri, Cleveland, Juilliard, Brentano, Borromeo, and Orion Quartets, the Peabody Trio and with Leon Fleisher, Walter Trampler, Steven Isserlis, Joshua Bell, and Paula Robison. Her festival appearances include Spoleto, Santa Fe, Tanglewood, Caramoor, Norfolk, Chamber Music West, and Aspen. Maria has received a Grammy Award nomination, the Naumburg Chamber Music Award, and Europe’s Diapason d’Or. She has recorded for RCA, Bridge, CRI, Zephyr, and Telarc. She performs on period instruments with Context of Houston and is on the faculty of the Peabody Institute. Previous Yellow Barn musician (since 2000)