Justin Kurys




Teaching Experience

  • Private Viola Studio Seattle, WA
  • Graduate Teaching Assistant University of Nebraska-Lincoln: chamber music, outreach
  • UT Austin String Project Group lessons, sectionals, orchestra assistant, music theory, private viola and violin  studio
  • The Sound Factory Private violin studio in Waterloo, Ontario
  • Chamber Music in Public Schools (CHAMPS) Chamber music coach, Informance Masterclasses


  • University of Nebraska-Lincoln Glenn Korff School of Music, Doctorate of Musical Arts, Chamber Music Performance, 2016

    • Jonah Sirota and the Chiara Quartet

    • Doctoral document: The Art of Transcription and Its Impact on the Development of the Viola as a Solo Instrument

  • Aspen Music Festival and School Fellowship String Quartet at the Center for Advanced Quartet Studies, 2015
    • James Dunham
  • University of Texas at Austin Sarah and Ernest Butler School of Music, Master of Music, Chamber Music Performance, 2012
  • Sir Wilfrid Laurier University, Bachelor of Music, Honours Music, 2010

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