Violinist Lucy Chapman, chair of NEC’s strings studio faculty, also served as chair of chamber music from 2002 through 2010. Recent performances include the Mozart Sinfonie Concertante with violist Kim Kashkashian, an all‐Mozart concert in New York with pianist Robert Levin, frequent guest appearances with the Boston Chamber Music Society, and return visits to the Busan Festival in Korea and the Marlboro Music Festival in Vermont.
Chapman is a former faculty member of the University of California/Santa Cruz, Boston and Harvard Universities. During the past eight summers she has been on the faculty of Kneisel Hall in Blue Hill, Maine. She is a graduate of the Curtis Institute of Music where she studied with Arnold Steinhardt of the Guarneri Quartet; her other principal teachers include Dorothy Delay and Marc Gottlieb.