Katie Thomas Violinist
“Just left of downstage center, one musician...Katherine Thomas, focusing the sound of the orchestra, fighting the tide, and delivering solo phrase after solo phrase with thoughtful integrity enough for a Brahms Concerto...”
Astonishing audiences with her musical vitality, Katie Thomas brings incredible confidence, versatility, and artistry to her musical performances. Her work attracts both critical and professional praise, and reflects her adaptability as a soloist, chamber musician, studio violinist, and concert-mistress.
Ms. Thomas has collaborated with many prominent orchestras, including the Mimesis Ensemble, North Carolina Symphony, New York Concert Artist Symphony Orchestra, New York City Master Chorale, Distinguished Concerts International New York, Youth Orchestra of the Americas, and the Orquesta Sinfnica Nacional in Santo Domingo.
In addition to Katie’s orchestral experience, as soloist she has performed concertos by Tchaikovsky, Mendelssohn, Beethoven, and Vivaldi with orchestras in America.
Katie has most recently recorded on Sarah Jarosz’s Grammy winning album “World On The Ground”, Rosanne Cash’s album “She Remembers Everything”, and The O’Jays final album “The Last Word”. She has also performed with NYC’s Radio City Music Hall’s Christmas Spectacular with the famous Rockettes. Katie earned both her Bachelor and Masters degrees at Manhattan School of Music.