Vasily Gorkovoy

Violin, Viola, Piano Instructor

Southern Methodist University (Dallas, TX) Artist Certificate, 2007
Texas Christian University        (Fort Worth), M.M., 2003-2005
Rostov on Don State Conservatory (Rostov on Don, Russia), B.M. 1996-2001
Rostov on Don College of Fine Arts (Rostov on Don, Russia), 1992-1996
Primary teachers                    Master Classes (Chamber music, solo)
Barbara Hustis       (SMU, DSO)                 Stephen Rose (Cleveland symphony)
Dr.Misha Galaganov   (TCU)                Kirsten Docter
Dr.Jesus Castro-Balbi (TCU)                Brant Taylor (Chicago symphony)
Valery Gorbunov    (Russia)                Nathan Cole (Chicago symphony)
Alexandr Rukin       (Russia)                Elen Rose     (Dallas symphony)
Margarita Chernyh (Russia)                Roberto Diaz
Dr. Mathew Dane   (OU)

Professional experience
Winston Salem Symphony                            2014
Charlotte Symphony                                (2008) substitute
Asheville symphony                                2008
New World Symphony                                 (2005-07) substitute
Plano Symphony orchestra                            2006-2007
Shreveport Symphony                                 2006-2007
Las Colinas Symphony orchestra                         2005-2007
Irving Symphony orchestra                             2005-2007
Rostov on Don Opera and Ballet orchestra-full time section viola (Russia)    1998-2002
Rostov on Don State Chamber orchestra                                     1996-2001

Solo and Chamber music experience

Caruth Recital Hall (Dallas, TX)
PepsiCo Recital Hall (Fort Worth, TX)
Tarleton State University Recital Hall (Stephenville, TX)
Rostov on Don State Conservatory Recital Hall (Rostov on Don, Russia)

Chamber music

Music in the Mountains Festival- (Durango, CO) section viola 2007
Texas Music Festival (Houston, TX) symphony orchestra, string quartet  2006, 2007
Mimir Chamber music festival (Fort Worth, TX), String quartet, string sextet, piano quinte 2004, 2005
Ed Landreth recital Hall, string quartet recital                             2003
Rostov on Don State Conservatory Recital Hall (Rostov on Don, Russia) String quartet, clarinet quintet, piano quintet  2001

Teaching experience
Music in the Mountains Festival-Durango, CO Faculty   2007
Independent School District, violin and viola teacher  2006-2007
Highland Park Middle School, violin and viola   2003-2007
Rostov on Don State conservatory, assistant viola teacher  1997-2001
Rostov on Don College of Fine Arts, assistant viola teacher 1993

Private studio since 2006
Special Skills
Bilingual and bicultural Russian and English
Ability to speak read and write Russian and English