Claire Chan

Strings

BIOGRAPHY

Claire, originally from Detroit, has performed with New York City Opera and on Broadway with Phantom of the Opera. She created and heads the String Department at The Town School. She has taught at the Central Conservatory in Beijing, at Franklin and Marshall College in Pennsylvania as well as the MILES Program at Third Street. She has been a member of several award winning chamber music groups such as The Essex Quartet, Beijing String Quartet and Chamber Players, Kneisel Trio and Jade String Trio..

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Science in Neuroscience, Master of Music in Performance, Doctor of Musical Arts

SCHOOL(S)

Brown University, The Juilliard School

PRINCIPAL TEACHERS

Joseph Fuchs, The Juilliard String Quartet

PERFORMANCE EXPERIENCE

Chamber music tours and solo performances through North America and Asia. Television broadcasts for ABC, NBC and Beijing Central. Radio stations of WNCN, WQXR, NPR. Recordings With BMG,EMI, Centaur Records, MMC Recordings and Albany Records.

COMPETITIONS / SCHOLARSHIPS / AWARDS

Full Scholarship from the Juilliard School

SPECIAL INTERESTS

Traveling