William Preucil

Concertmaster, The Cleveland Orchestra. First violin, the Cleveland Quartet, 1988-1995. Former concertmaster, Atlanta Symphony Orchestra (1982-1989), Utah Symphony and Nashville Symphony Orchestra. Frequent recitalist, chamber musician and soloist with orchestras and at major chamber music festivals in the U.S. and abroad. Featured on New World Records release of Stephen Paulus’ Violin Concerto, dedicated to him, with the Atlanta Symphony. Recordings on Telarc with the Cleveland Quartet, including the complete Beethoven string quartets. As a member of the Lanier Trio, recorded the complete Dvorák piano trios, named one of the top ten records of 1993 by Time. Appointed to Cleveland Institute of Music faculty, 1995.