Hilary Metzger

Violoncello, principal

  • Director, L'Orchestre Cryptonique, Paris, since 2008
  • L'Orchestre des Champs Elysées, Philippe Herreweghe, since 1996
  • Anima Eterna Brugge, Jos van Immerseel, since 1998
  • Le Concert Spirituel, Hervé Niquet, since 1993
  • Professor of Culture Ancienne and baroque cello, L'Ecole Nationale de Musique de Villeurbanne
  • Lecturer and cello teacher for the masters degree program in historical performance of classical and romantic music, Université of Poitiers
  • Former Fulbright Scholar, recipient of Harriet Hale Woolley Grant, (La Fondation des Etats-Unis à Paris), Frank Huntington Beebe Award (New England Conservatory) 
  • Bachelor of Arts, Yale University, Doctor of Musical Arts, State Univerity of New York - Stony Brook, Premier Prix à L'Unanimité in baroque cello, CNSM de Paris