Matt Glaser interview

Interviewee biography: 

Violinist Matt Glaser was a founding member of Berklee’s string department, a department he chaired for over twenty-five years before founding Berklee’s American Roots Music Program and serving as the program’s first artistic director. Glaser earned his M.M. from Tufts University, and he has made a career of teaching string players the art of improvisation in jazz and folk styles. Glaser founded the musical group the Wayfaring Strangers, and he has performed with the likes of Yo-Yo Ma and Stéphane Grappelli at Carnegie Hall as well as at the Boston Globe Festival with Gunther Schuller.


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