photography:
Teresa Tam
Cambridge Concentus

Peter Lekx
Violin

A native of Ontario, Canada, Peter Lekx performs regularly on period violin and viola as well as medieval strings. He is a founding member of the early music ensemble Cascata and has performed with Music for a while, Cambridge Concentus, Heliotrope Consort and the Harvard Baroque Chamber Orchestra. Known also for his exciting interpretations of contemporary music on modern viola, he is an active performer in small chamber ensembles and orchestras throughout New England. He is also a skilled choral singer and has held various positions in church choirs. While serving as the String Department Assistant and a viola Teaching Assistant at Boston University, Peter won a 2005 award in recognition of his performing talents and dedicated service to Boston University's String Department. Peter recently completed his Performance Diploma at Boston University where he studied viola with Michelle LaCourse and Baroque violin/viola with Jane Starkman. He also holds both a Masters degree (Penn State University) and a Bachelors degree (Wilfrid Laurier University) in Viola Performance.

(Photo credit: C.E. Courtney)

The Ensemble

David Kjar, Artistic Director

Marika Holmqvist, Artistic Director

Andrew Arceci

Michael Barrett

Jacob Cooper

Emily Dahl

Sarah Darling

Tatiana Daubek

Graham Dixon

Joy Grimes

Teddie Hwang

Jeanine Krause

Andrea LeBlanc

Jane Leggiero

Peter Lekx

Thea Lobo

Sarah Paysnick

Ulrike Präger

Emily Rideout

Dylan Sauerwald

Leon Schelhase

Luke Short

Ulysses Thomas

Patrick T Waters

Zoe Weiss