This performance is a part of the U-M Community Outreach Performance Series of the School of Music, Theatre & Dance (SMTD). A native of Strasbourg, France, violist Joachim Angster earned a master's degree from the Lausanne Haute Ecole de Musique in Switzerland before coming to the US to pursue his doctorate in viola performance at U-M, under the mentorship of Caroline Coade and Yitzahk Schotten. He has performed across Europe, Asia, and the US as a soloist, and as a chamber and orchestral musician. He will be joined by Chiao-Yu Wu on piano. Look for live stream video on Gifts of Art Facebook.