Faculty String Quartet, Violin
Thomas Sobieski has had diverse training in solo, chamber and orchestral music. He is currently concertmaster of the Central Ohio Symphony Orchestra, formerly the concertmaster of the Lebanon Symphony Orchestra in Lebanon, Ohio and has played in orchestras such as the Virginia Symphony, the Richmond Symphony Orchestra of Virginia, and the Dayton Philharmonic, among others. Since the fall of 2019, Tom has been acting assistant concertmaster of the Orquesta Sinfónica Nacional in the Dominican Republic. He has participated in music festivals including CCM's Music-X, a modern music festival, the Grandin Festival, the Aspen Music Festival and the Opera Theater of Lucca, performing opera and chamber music in Lucca, Italy. Tom has appeared as soloist with the Central Ohio Symphony Orchestra, Lebanon Symphony Orchestra, Wright State University Symphony Orchestra, CCM Percussion Ensemble and in various recital series and programs around the Cincinnati and Dayton area. Tom earned his BM, MM and AD from the College Conservatory of Music at the University of Cincinnati, where he studied primarily with Dr. Won-Bin Yim and studied chamber music with Lee Fiser, Henry Meyer, Peter Oundjian, William Grubb and Awadagin Pratt. Tom is currently an adjunct at Wright State University, where he teaches violin, Music Theory III and IV, and plays second violin in the Faculty String Quartet. Additionally, he has been teaching at the Piano Preparatory School in Beavercreek, OH since 2015.
University of Cincinnati, College-Conservatory of Music
Bachelors of Music: Performance
Masters of Music: Performance
Artist's Diploma: Violin
Applied Violin; Theory III and IV