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Jodi Levitz, chair of strings and co-chair of the chamber music program at the San Francisco Conservatory of Music, performs J. S. Bach’s Suite No. 2 in D Minor, BWV 1008 for the Conservatory’s Faculty Artist Series (2013).
Johann Sebastian Bach
CELLO SUITE NO. 2 IN D MINOR, BWV 1008
Recorded Date: 02-01-2013
Jodi Levitz is an active performer of international reputation and passionate advocate of new music for viola. She was principal viola and soloist with the Italian chamber group I Solisti Veneti for 12 years, a position she won while still a student at The Juilliard School. She has performed as soloist throughout Europe, South America, the United States and East Asia, and she has recorded works of Cambini, Giuliani, Hummel, Porter, Mendelssohn, Rolla, Schoenberg and Schubert on the Concerto, Dynamic, Naxos and Erato labels.
She served on the faculties of the Ars Musica Academy at Imola, Progetto Orchestra, numerous European summer festivals, and is a core faculty member of the Zephyr International Chamber Music Festival in Courmayeur, Italy. Levitz attended the Juilliard Pre-College Division from age 12 and received her B.M. and M.M. from Juilliard. Her principal teachers were Margaret Pardee, Paul Doktor, William Lincer and Dorothy DeLay. She serves on the board of the San Francisco Friends of Chamber Music and is violist of the