Matthew Woodard


Appearances: Concertmaster, Bard College Conservatory Orchestra, 2015–16; soloist with the Holyoke Civic Symphony, Windham Orchestra, and Pro Arte Chamber Orchestra of Boston; New England Conservatory Preparatory Youth Philharmonic Orchestra, 2008–12; Springfield Symphony Youth Orchestra, 2005–06; Mount Holyoke College Orchestra, 2004–05
Festivals: Kneisel Hall, 2016; Music Academy of the West, 2015; Bowdoin International Music Festival, 2014; Vianden, 2013; Aria, 2013; Heifetz Institute, 2011; Greenwood Music Camp, 2005–10
Recitals: Bard College Conservatory of Music, 2013–16; Rockport Chamber Music Festival, 2012–14; Walnut Hill School, 2010–12; Bach Festival, White Mountain Musical Arts, 2008
Compositions: Works have been performed at Bard College, New England Conservatory, The Rivers School, and on the national radio and television program From the Top; Viola Concerto premiere with the Pro Arte Chamber Orchestra of Boston, 2011; Aurora premiere with the Bard College Conservatory Orchestra conducted by Gerard Schwarz
Awards: 1st Prize, 2015 Bard College Conservatory Concerto Competition; 1st Prize, 2011 Pro Arte Chamber Orchestra Concerto Competition; 1st Prize, 2009 Holyoke Civic Symphony Concerto Competition; Quarterfinalist, 2009 Junior National Fischoff Competition; 2nd Place, 2005 Springfield Symphony Youth Orchestra Concerto Competition
Education: Bard College and Bard College Conservatory of Music, Walnut Hill School for the Arts, New England Conservatory Preparatory Program

Matthew Woodard performed with The Orchestra Now on April 22 & 23, 2017.