Fred Lifsitz

Fred Lifsitz

Lecturer Faculty
Classical Violin (Alexander String Quartet)
Email: flasq@sfsu.edu

Frederick Lifsitz studied violin in his native Boston with Marylou Churchill and at Indiana University with Paul Biss. As a member of the Alexander String Quartet, he has performed throughout Europe and North America, appearing regularly at halls such as Amsterdam’s Concertgebouw and New York City’s Lincoln Center. He has been an Artist in Residence at the Aspen Institute for Humanistic Studies in Wye, Maryland. Prior to joining the Alexander Quartet, Lifsitz performed over several seasons with the Boston Symphony and taught Chamber Music and Violin at the New England Conservatory Preparatory School. Lifsitz continues to perform as soloist and in recital.

Focus: Classical Violin