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BGSU Summer String Music Institute: String Camp


Live from FM 91:  Faculty Artist Series, Oct. 4, 2013

Appearing with me are Solungga Fang-Tzu Liu, Stephen Miahky, and Steven Kruse. Performing:

Rebecca Clarke - Three Pieces for Two Violins and Piano, 1st mvt.

Kodaly - Serenade for Two Violins and Viola, 1st mvt.

Faure - Sonata in A Major for Violin and Piano, 1st and last mvts.


Kruse Duo

YouTube Video from Dec. 1, 2010, BGSU Philharmonia Concert
See footage of preparation for the BGSU Philharmonia Concert on Dec. 1, 2010, 8 p.m., Kobacker Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center, Bowling Green State University College of Musical Arts. I performed Barber's Violin Concerto.

BGSU College of Musical Arts Centennial Celebration YouTube Video​

Eastern Music Festival Mendelssohn Trio Review


2009 BGSU String Camp YouTube Video
We enjoyed having Jeremy Cohen as Guest Clinician at BGSU String Camp this summer. You can watch the You Tube video of some camp students playing his Retake Samba.


Live from FM 91: Treble Trouble, Jan. 4, 2008
Hear violinists Penny Thompson Kruse and Ioana Galu perform and be interviewed on Toledo's Public Radio Station. Performing:

Georg Phillip Telemann - Canonic Sonata No. 2 in D Major

Grazyna Bacewicz - Suite for Two Violins (selections)
Sergei Prokofiev - Sonata for Two Violins in C Major,1st and 2nd mvts.
Ernst-Thilo Kalke - Fiddling the Blues

Ioana Galu's Doctoral Dissertation
The Solo Violin Works of Samuel Adler, Chen Yi, and Shulamit Ran: A Performer's Perspective


BGSU Pro Musica
I serve on the Pro Musica Board. Pro Musica supports the College of Musical Arts by inviting the participation of alumni, friends, parents and the Bowling Green community in a wide variety of musical events and by providing financial support for music students. Students can apply for scholarships and travel grants.


Sigma Alpha Iota Honorary Women's Music Fraternity

I am the Faculty Advisor for BGSU's Gamma Omicron Chapter

Ohio String Teachers Association

I am a member of the Executive Board.

Chamber Music America


Sigma Alpha Iota
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