Cavani Quartet Welcomes Violist, Eric Wong!
It is with great excitement that the Cavani Quartet welcomes our newest member, violist Eric Wong. After more than three decades of music making, we are delighted to continue our artistic journey with such an exceptional musician and colleague. Eric Wong will be joining the Cavani Quartet, Artists-in-Residence at the Cleveland Institute of Music. Acclaimed for a “tone like toasted caramel. Amazing.” (Musical Toronto), Eric Wong was previously the violist of the Afiara Quartet, Ensemble- in-Residence at the Royal Conservatory of Music and prize winners of the Concert is Artist Guild, Munich ARD, and Banff International String Quartet Competitions. He was also a founding member of the Linden String Quartet, established in 2008 at the Cleveland Institute of Music. Violist Eric Wong will begin playing with the Cavani Quartet this spring in performances of the Mozart C Minor Viola Quintet with current violist, Kirsten Docter who was Eric’s viola teacher during his studies at the Cleveland Institute of Music.