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.  In addition, she was Concertmaster of the Indianapolis Chamber Orchestra from 2013 to 2016, and held principal positions with the Castleton Festival Orchestra, under esteemed conductor Lorin Maazel; the National Repertory Orchestra; Owensboro (KY) Symphony Orchestra; Columbus Indiana Philharmonic; and the Brevard Symphony Orchestra. She has appeared as soloist with the Indianapolis Chamber Orchestra, Lynchburg (VA) Symphony Orchestra, the National Repertory Orchestra, and the Furman Symphony Orchestra.

As a chamber musician, Glover has been first violinist with the Lockerbie String Quartet, and was a guest performer with the Muir Quartet in Boston. She has recentlyperformed on the NCS Soundbites series and has been a guest artist for the Talking Music series at UNC-Chapel Hill and with the Tippecanoe Chamber Music Society (Lafayette, IN). She has presented solo recitals with the Circle City Chamber Group (Indianapolis) and the Guest Artist Series at Liberty University (Lynchburg, VA).

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.