Jamecyn F. Morey
Music Fellow, Arts
Jamecyn Morey is an active solo, chamber and orchestral violinist. Ms. Morey has appeared as a soloist with orchestra at Lincoln Center as part of their Distinguished Concerts International New York series. She has also appeared as a soloist with the Young Musicians and Artists Festival Orchestra in Oregon, the Glens Falls Symphony Orchestra, and recently completed the premiere recording of Michael Daugherty’s “This Land Sings" as solo violin for Naxos Records.
Ms. Morey serves as violin faculty at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, and is the second violinist of the Hyperion String Quartet. She is also a member of the first violin section of the Albany Symphony, and is the Director for the Academy for Strings, a pre-college music program in the Capital Region.
Ms. Morey is a former member of the New World Symphony in Florida, where she led the orchestra as Concertmaster under the direction of Michael Tilson-Thomas. She has held chamber music residencies with the Miami Music Project and the Chicago City Colleges through the Civic Orchestra of Chicago. Ms. Morey began her studies in Violin Performance at the Interlochen Arts Academy High School, and received degrees from Indiana University, studying with Yuval Yaron and Ilya Kaler, and Roosevelt University in Chicago as a student of Robert Chen.