Benjamin Kreith, violin

Before there was San Francisco, there was: Davis, CA

Studies: New England Conservatory, University of Toronto

Teachers: Lorand Fenyves, Jorja Fleezanis and Malcolm Lowe.

Other things you are known to do: I’ve rafted through Grand Canyon, paddling and performing string quartets in the side canyons, caverns, and beaches along the Colorado River. 

Nerd alert: I’ve translated Ramón del Valle-Inclán’s novel, Flower of Sanctity into English