A graduate of the Canberra School of Music, Nicole Divall left Australia in 1992 to begin graduate studies at the University of North Texas before entering the Emerson Quartet Graduate String Quartet program in Hartford, Connecticut for 2 years as a member of the Canberra String Quartet. Following completion of that program, she received her Masters from the University of Michigan.
A prizewinner in the 1997 Lionel Tertis International Viola Competition, she has performed at numerous festivals in the US. An experienced Chamber musician, Nikki has appeared as guest violist with the St Petersburg String Quartet, the Los Angeles Piano Quartet, the American String Quartet and has performed Mendelssohn’s Octet with the Emerson Quartet.
Nikki has held the position of Principal Viola with the Ohio Chamber Orchestra, the Cleveland Chamber Symphony, the Cleveland-San Jose Ballet, the Cleveland Opera, and Cleveland’s baroque ensemble Apollo’s Fire. She has appeared as Guest Principal with the Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra and the Sydney Symphony Orchestra and joined members of the Australian Brandenburg Orchestra for the premiere of their ensemble series in 2004. Nikki has performed as soloist with the Cleveland Chamber Symphony on frequent occasions and her performance of Bach’s Brandenburg Concerto No. 6 with Apollo’s Fire can be heard on the Electra label.
Chair sponsored by Ian Lansdown
Choose from the performances below where Nicole Divall appearsCanberra, Sat 8 Sep Melbourne, Mon 10 Sep Adelaide, Tue 11 Sep Wollongong, Thu 13 Sep Sydney, Sat 15 Sep Sydney, Tue 18 Sep Sydney, Wed 19 Sep Melbourne, Sun 30 Sep Melbourne, Mon 1 Oct Adelaide, Tue 2 Oct Perth, Wed 3 Oct Sydney, Fri 5 Oct Sydney, Sun 7 Oct Brisbane, Mon 8 Oct Newcastle, Thu 8 Nov Canberra, Sat 10 Nov Melbourne, Sun 11 Nov Melbourne, Mon 12 Nov Adelaide, Tue 13 Nov Perth, Wed 14 Nov Sydney, Sat 17 Nov Sydney, Sun 18 Nov Brisbane, Mon 19 Nov Sydney, Tue 20 Nov Sydney, Wed 21 Nov