EMILY RIST GLOVER


Emily Glover joined the North Carolina Symphony in September 2015. In recent seasons she has played regularly with the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra, Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra, and Colorado Music Festival. She spends her summers with the Central City Opera orchestra. She was Concertmaster of the Indianapolis Chamber Orchestra from 2013 to 2016, and held principal positions including with the Castleton Festival Orchestra, National Repertory Orchestra, and Brevard Symphony Orchestra.

Glover has appeared as soloist with the Indianapolis Chamber Orchestra, Lynchburg Symphony Orchestra, National Repertory Orchestra, and Furman Symphony Orchestra. As a chamber musician, she has been first violinist with the Lockerbie String Quartet and was a guest performer with the Muir Quartet in Boston. She has recently performed on the NCS Soundbites series and has been a guest artist for the Talking Music series at UNC-Chapel Hill.

A native of Lynchburg, Virginia, Glover holds degrees from Furman University and Boston University, where her teachers have included Peter Zazofsky and Thomas Joiner. She lives in Cary with her husband, David, and daughter, Maia.