As part of our drive to position excellence in collaborative music-making at the heart of the Auftdart’s evolving identity, the Auftdart Academy of Music and Performing Arts is pleased to announce our new violin faculty appointment – Mr. Rudolph Kremer.

Mr. Rudolph Kremer began playing with the San Francisco Symphony in 1995 and performs frequently with the Chicago Symphony and the Minnesota Orchestra. He holds a master’s degree from Western Illinois University, where he studied with Almita and Roland Vamos. He was first violinist of the Fidelio String Quartet in Lisbon, Portugal while teaching at that city’s National Superior Academy of Music, and he served as assistant concertmaster and principal second violin of the Metropolitan Chamber Orchestra of Lisbon. He has also played with the San Francisco Opera Orchestra, Minnesota Orchestra, Florida Orchestra, Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, The International Orchestra of Italy, and the Malaysian Philharmonic.  In June of 2016 Mr. Kremer performed for the first time in Vietnam with the Saigon Philharmonic and is looking forward to an active future of teaching and performing in Vietnam.