Jacqueline Kitzmiller

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Member Since: 2021
Section: Violin I
Title: Associate Concertmaster

A native of Cincinnati, OH, Jacqueline began studying the violin at the age of four. She received her Bachelor of Music Performance from Rice University, and her Master of Music Performance from Indiana University. Her teachers have included renowned pedagogues Gabriel Pegis, Paul Kantor, and Alexander Kerr.

 Jacqueline made her debut in 2011 with the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra, and has continued to perform with orchestras around the world. As a participant in numerous local and international music festivals including the Schleswig-Holstein Music Festival, the Aspen Music Festival and School, and the Tanglewood Music Center, she has worked with such artists as Stefan Asbury, Lewis Kaplan, Sally Thomas, Eric Kim, Manabu Suzuki, and the current and former members of the Juilliard String Quartet. An avid devotee of chamber music, she was a member of Azure Quartet, which took second prize at the 2014 MTNA National Chamber Music Competition. In 2015, Jacqueline served as concertmaster for the Schleswig-Holstein Music Festival Orchestra under the baton of Christoph Eschenbach during their national tour of China. Her orchestral career has included being a member of the Richmond Symphony Orchestra, the Kentucky Symphony Orchestra, and the Virginia Symphony Orchestra.

When she is not playing violin, she enjoys reading, running, and listening to podcasts.

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