Brian Manker

Brian Manker

Principal Cello

Joined the OSM in: 2000

Previous positions: Principal Cello, North Carolina Symphony, Harrington String Quartet

Academic institutions attended: New England Conservatory with Colin Corr and Paul Tobias

Prizes and scholarships: Grand Prize winner Fischoff National Chamber Music Competition, Special Commendation from Sir Yehudi Menuhin, Portsmouth International String Quartet Competition, Hudson Valley Philarmonic String Competition

Favourite composers: Brahms, Beethoven, Bach and Debussy