Artist Bio

Amy Schwartz Moretti, violin

Recognized as a deeply expressive artist and known for her musical career of broad versatility, violinist Amy Schwartz Moretti is Director of the McDuffie Center for Strings at Mercer University’s Townsend School of Music and former Concertmaster of the Oregon Symphony and Florida Orchestra. She is a member of the internationally acclaimed Ehnes String Quartet, curates the Fabian Concert Series in Macon, Georgia, and maintains an active performing schedule of solo, chamber, and concertmaster appearances. Through the generous efforts of the Stradivari Society of Chicago, she plays the 1744 G. B. Guadagnini violin. Born in Wisconsin and raised in North Carolina and California, Moretti lives in Georgia with her husband and two sons, enjoying all aspects of motherhood, especially Saturday soccer matches.

2019–2020 Music@Menlo Appearances