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Jubal Fulks (on leave for 2023)

University of Northern Colorado

Violinist Jubal Fulks is an award-winning and critically acclaimed artist and teacher who specializes in both contemporary and Baroque repertory. He has performed as concerto soloist with orchestras across the United States, and has been heard as a recitalist and chamber musician at numerous venues in the United States and Europe. A winner of national honors from the American String Teachers Association and the National Federation of Music Clubs, he has been awarded fellowships with Aspen Music Festival's Contemporary Ensemble and the New York Institute and Festival for Contemporary Music.

Dr. Fulks holds Bachelor's and Master's degrees in violin performance from the University of North Carolina School of the Arts, where he studied with Kevin Lawrence, and the Doctor of Musical Arts degree from the State University of New York at Stony Brook, where his teacher and mentor was the late Mitchell Stern. While at Stony Brook he won the prestigious Ackerman Prize for Excellence in Performance, and he played the Berg Violin Concerto with the Stony Brook Symphony Orchestra under the baton of Gunther Schuller.

Recently appointed to the violin faculty of the University of Northern Colorado in Greeley, Jubal Fulks previously served on the faculty of the University of Alabama. He has also taught at the State University of New York-Stony Brook and at Luther College in Decorah, Iowa, and he frequently conducts master class at universities throughout the United States. During the summer months he has taught and performed at Lutheran Summer Music Festival in Iowa, in Vermont at Kinhaven Music School, and for the Vermont Youth Orchestra at Saint Michael's College in Colchester.