Stephen Shipps

Stephen Shipps, Violin

Stephen Shipps, Professor of Violin at the University of Michigan, studied with Gingold, Galamian, and Gulli. He has served variously as soloist, concertmaster, and associate conductor with a number of top American orchestras, including the Cleveland Orchestra, and has recorded for American Gramophone, RIAS Berlin, Hessiche Rundfunk of Frankfurt, Melodia/Russian Disc, Moscow Radio, and Naxos. A judge at numerous international violin competitions, Shipps is founder and director of the International Music Academy Pilzen.