Associate Professor of Cello
Jamie Fiste, Associate Professor of Cello at Central Michigan University, has been an active recitalist, chamber
musician, orchestral player and teacher.
Solo performances include recitals in the beautiful Academy of Sciences
in Budapest, Hungary, the Plymouth Chamber Music Festival in Plymouth,
Massachusetts, Wisconsin Lutheran College recital series in Milwaukee, Notre
Dame Alumni Series, Andrews University in Berrien Springs, Michigan and the
Ashmont Hill Chamber Music Series in Boston, Massachusetts. Chamber music performances include
performances in the Maison Danoise in Paris, France and the Museu d’Història de
Catalunya in Barcelona, Spain. He has
also performed chamber music in the Plymouth Chamber Music Festival in
Massachusetts, Fontana Music Festival in Shelbyville, Michigan, the Ashmont
Hill Chamber Music Series in Boston and performances at Tennessee Technological
University and Michigan State University.
He has also appeared in recital throughout New England. He has performed chamber music with musicians
from the Boston and Dallas Symphonies, Chicago String Quartet, faculty from the
University of Illinois and other distinguished musicians at the Music Festival
of Arkansas and Hot Springs Music Festival. Jamie Fiste is co-artistic director
for the Plymouth Chamber Music Festival in Plymouth, MA and was also founding
member of the Stonehill Trio, trio in residence at Stonehill College in Easton,
Massachusetts. Dr. Fiste has been a
prizewinner in the Rolland Competition, Cello Society Competition and the
University of Illinois Concerto Competition.
He has also been a member of the Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra in
Dr. Fiste has studied with
Laurien Laufman and Karen Buranskas and has participated in master classes with
Janos Starker and Fritz Magg. He
received a B.A. from the University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana, a M.M.
from the University of Notre Dame and a D.M.A. from the University of Illinois.
Phone: (989) 774-1969
Room: MU 283