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Ronald Gardiner

Homegrown in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, Mr. Gardiner is a graduate of the Eastman School of Music, where he earned a B.M and M.M degree in cello performance and literature, with additional study at the Hochschule fur Musik in Freiburg, Germany, and the Peabody Conservatory. During his student years, Mr. Gardiner was a prizewinner of the Midland-Odessa National…

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Robert Nicholson

Cleveland-based cellist Robert Nicholson has performed and taught around the globe. As a chamber musician, he has performed in Asia, Europe, and the U.S., including as a founding member of both original and traditional ensembles, exploring everything from historical performance practice to new commissions and chamber improvisation. A member of the Erie Philharmonic, he is…

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Seth Russell

Dr. Seth Russell performs internationally as a chamber musician, soloist, and orchestral player. Audiences have praised his technical wizardry, adventurous programming, and inspiring musicianship. He has performed solo and chamber music recitals in venues such as Carnegie Hall’s Weill Recital Hall, Boston’s Jordan Hall, Eastman’s Kodak Hall, and Taipei’s Elite Performance Hall. In 2017 and 2019…

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