Mary Sokol Brown
Mary Sokol Brown is active as both a performer and teacher, she holds a prominent position in the first violins of the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra and has been featured as a soloist with the orchestra several times. As a chamber musician, she performs extensively with many of Vancouver's well-known ensembles including the Vetta Recital Series, Music in the Morning, the Turning Point Ensemble, and Trio Accord. Her performances been featured numerous times on CBC Radio.
Mary has played a leading role in the development of chamber music seminars in British Columbia, traveling extensively to work with young musicians, adult amateurs and community-based ensembles. She regularly performs and teaches at music festivals including Festival Vancouver, Courtenay International Youth Festival, Bellingham International Festival, Marrowstone Music Festival, and the Midsummer Musical Retreat.