Neal Gripp

Neal Gripp

Principal Viola

Joined the OSM in: 1990

Previous positions: National Arts Centre Orchestra (1985-1990)

Academic institutions attended: Doctorate of Music, Juilliard School of Music (1985), Master of Music, Juilliard School of Music (1983), Lillian Fuchs (1981-1895), Gerald Stanick (1975-81)

Prizes and scholarships: Juilliard Viola Competition (1984), Joseph Machlis Prize (1995), Aspen Viola Competition (1982)

Favourite composer: Mahler

Favourite works: Mahler’s Symphonies