Raman Ramakrishnan, cello
Cellist Raman Ramakrishnan has given solo recitals in New York and Boston and performed chamber music at Alice Tully Hall, for Caramoor's "Rising Stars" series, at Bargemusic, and at the Marlboro, Bravo! Vail, Charlottesville, Lincolnshire, Mehli Mehta, and Four Seasons Chamber Music Festivals. He has toured with Musicians from Marlboro and performed frequently with such ensembles as the Metamorphosen Chamber Orchestra, the International Sejong Soloists, the East Coast Chamber Orchestra, and the contemporary chamber group Proteus. As a member of Yo-Yo Ma's Silk Road Ensemble, he has collaborated with musicians from the Iraqi National Symphony Orchestra and performed in New Delhi and Agra, India for the Aga Khan Award for Architecure ceremony.
Mr. Ramakrishnan holds a Bachelor's degree with honors in physics from Harvard University and a Master's from The Juilliard School. His principal teachers have been Fred Sherry, Andrés Diaz, and Andre Emelianoff.
Christopher Rohrs, clarinet
Christopher Rohrs joined Camerata Notturna in 2007. After winning a Governor's scholarship to the Interlochen Arts Camp, he studied with Thomas Martin (Boston Symphony Orchestra), Michael Sussman (Springfield Symphony Orchestra), and Elizabeth Connors. Mr. Rohrs made his Carnegie Hall debut at Weill Recital Hall last summer. A native of Massachusetts, he holds undergraduate and graduate degrees in computer engineering and works as a software engineer.