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Fabian lopez

Fabián López has toured extensively through the United States, Europe, China, and South America, gaining recognition as a soloist, chamber musician, and teacher.  As soloist he has performed with orchestras in the United States, Spain, and France such as Real Orquesta Sinfónica de Sevilla, Hebert Springs Festival Orchestra, Orquesta Filarmonica de Málaga, etc.  Fabián was a member of the Manuel de Falla String Quartet from 2000-2003 and currently is the first violin of the Carlos Chavez String Quartet.  In North Carolina has he has appeared as concertmaster of the Greensboro and Asheville Symphonies.  Currently he is the concertmaster of the Fayetteville Symphony Orchestra.

In the pedagogical terrain, he is an active and dedicated teacher, maintaining a studio of prize winning, talented and committed students. He taught at the Royal Conservatory of Music "Manuel de Fall" of Cádiz, Spain from 1999 to 2004 and has been teahcing at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro since 2007.  Regularly he presents master classes throughout the United States, Mexico, and Europe.  In the summers he teaches at the Richard Luby International Symposium at Chapel Hill and the Chamber Strings Music Workshop in rosemont, Pennsylvania.

Fabián's love for etudes and infinite curiosity of the trades from the great masters of the past and present lead him to be the author of a violin etude anthology "Master the Violin Etudes".  This is a comprehensive and ongoing five-volume collection with explanatory texts accompanying each etude and free access videos that can be found at www.mastertheviolinetudes.com