Nathan Meltzer, violin

Hometown: New York, NY

Meet Nathan

Nathan performed most recently on Show 314 in Orono, ME, recorded on October 25, 2015. He also performed on Show 249 in Carmel, IN, recorded on March 21, 2012, at age 11.

Show 314 bio:

Nathan Meltzer, violin, 15, is from New York, New York, where he is in tenth grade at the Professional Performing Arts School, and studies with Li Lin and Itzhak Perlman at the Juilliard Pre-College Division. Nathan has participated in numerous music festivals, academies, and competitions. He first appeared on NPR’s From the Top with Host Christopher O’Riley at age 11 on Show 249 in 2012, recorded in Carmel, Indiana. Nathan has performed in Buenos Aires, Quebec, São Paulo, Tel Aviv, Vienna, and across the U.S., including solo engagements with the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra, the Evansville Philharmonic, the Bloomington Symphony, the Muncie Symphony, and the Charlotte Civic Orchestra. Later this fall, he will solo with the Pittsburgh Symphony. Outside of music, Nathan enjoys frisbee, ping-pong, algebra, and exercising.

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