Christian Robinson, violin & chamber music
Director and Resident Faculty-
Violinist Christian Robinson has an extremely active career as a chamber and orchestral musician. Having been awarded the Felix Galimir Award for Chamber Music during his studies at the University of Toronto, his solo and chamber music activities have seen him perform in feature concerts for many of Canada's premier festivals and concert presenters. He co-founded and performed with the JUNO and Félix-nominated Silver Birch String Quartet, one of Canada’s most active young string quartets, with concerts throughout Canada and the United States, as well as a residency position at Laurentian University in Sudbury ON. A recipient of numerous grants from the Ontario Arts Council and the Canada Council for the Arts, his chamber music performances with the SBSQ and in other configurations have been frequently broadcast nationally on CBC Radio 2, and ICI Radio-Canada. Christian joined the Regina Symphony Orchestra as Principal 2nd Violin in fall of 2016, and served as Interim Concertmaster for the 2017-2018 season.