Sebastian Stefanovic, viola

A native of Baltimore, Sebastian Stefanovic is a violist currently studying for his Master of Music degree at Rice University’s Shepherd School of Music. While completing his undergraduate studies at Rice, he organized and presented solo and chamber music performances in venues as diverse as bookstores, dorms, embassies, and concert halls. As a passionate advocate for new music and the expansion of the viola repertoire, Mr. Stefanovic has commissioned and premiered multiple works from local composers as well as regularly performing on concert series such as New Art/New Music and Hear & Now. Mr. Stefanovic is also the co-founder and Artistic Director of the Verreaux Collective, a nonprofit chamber music organization that brings performances by Shepherd students to The Woodlands, Texas.