Matthew Sinno

Matthew Sinno, viola

Winner of the 2014 Juilliard Concerto Competition, Violist Matthew Sinno made his New York Concerto debut playing Hindemith’s Der Schwanendreher with the Juilliard Orchestra in Alice Tully Hall. He has also made solo appearances with the Music Academy International Festival Orchestra, Boston Youth Symphony, Rhode Island Philharmonic Youth Orchestra and Rhode Island Soloist Ensemble as winner of their respective concerto competitions. An avid chamber musician, Mr. Sinno participated in the 2015 Perlman Music Program Chamber Workshop where he collaborated with Donald Weilerstein. He has also spent summers at the Music Academy of the West, Heifetz International Institute and International Summer Academy at Bad Leonfelden. An equally passionate orchestral player, Mr. Sinno regularly subs with the New York Philharmonic and New World Symphony.
A 24-year-old native of Boston, Matthew recently finished his studies at the Juilliard School where he received both his Bachelor and Master of Music degrees. His principal teachers were Heidi Castleman, Cynthia Phelps and Toby Appel. He will continue his studies next year at the Curtis Institute with Roberto Diaz and Michael Tree.