Director, Orchestra

Christopher Para is a frequent guest conductor of European professional orchestras in England, Poland, Bulgaria, and the Czech Republic.

Teaching Interests

  • violin
  • viola

Educational Background 

  • Post-graduate professional study, Guild Hall School of Music
  • M.M. in Performance and Music Literature, Eastman School of Music
  • B.M. in Viola Performance, Eastman School of Music

Activities and Other Interests

Former principal viola of the Naples-Marco Philharmonic. Solo concerto and recital performances in the US, Canada, and in England. Under his direction the Bucknell University Orchestra has grown to full symphonic size and developed an enviable reputation for quality performances.


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