Matt Kufchak - Cello
Born: Syracuse, NY
Current Residence: Austin, TX
Birthday: March 28
Education: Rice University (BM, MM), University of Texas (AD)
Hobbies: Beer, coffee, photography, cooking.
Ice Cream of Choice: Vanilla or Neapolitan
Quirks: I'm fascinated by things like design, history, and science.
Favorite Musical Experience: I've seen some really cool concerts – Rostropovich playing Dvořák Cello Concerto and Jean-Yves Thibaudet’s solo recital of Debussy in Aspen.
Inspirations: Guarneri Quartet
Awards and Honors: Played in Carnegie Hall twice, 2nd prize in the Junior Division at the 2006 Fischoff National Chamber Music Competition, principal of orchestras at Rice and the Aspen Music Festival