Feb. 01, 2012

Music emerita dies

Linda Kirkwood

Linda Kirkwood, lecturer emerita of music in the School of the Arts, died on Jan. 19, 2011. For 34 years, she taught students viola and chamber music. Before bringing her expertise to Geneseo, she studied chamber music with members of the Kolisch, Cleveland, Guarneri and Tokyo quartets.
She is a founding member of the college's Tremont Quartet and was a member of the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra since 1990.