Emily Daggett Smith
Is an active chamber musician in the New York Metropolitan area. She is a member of the New York Classical Players; founding first violinist of the Tessera Quartet; and a founding member of the West End Trio with pianist Michael Brown and cellist Matthew Zalkind, with whom she performed Ravel's Piano Trio in Alice Tully Hall in April, 2010. Ms. Smith has performed in venues around the world with such artists as Andrés Diaz, Claude Frank, Joseph Kalichstein, Orion Weiss and Eugenia Zukerman. She has recorded for Albany Records, and has appeared on PBS's national broadcast, Live from Lincoln Center, as well on NPR's From the Top. In addition to her numerous performances as a violinist, Ms. Smith also performs regularly as a violist. Ms. Smith received her Bachelor of Music and Master of Music Degrees from The Juilliard School..