Orchestra

Laura Hamilton

Violin I
Principal Associate Concertmaster

Joined the MET Orchestra: 1986

Laura Hamilton is a graduate of the Manhattan School of Music, where she was the Nathan Milstein Scholarship recipient.

During her 29-year tenure with the MET, she has led hundreds of performances, including many of the popular “Live in HD” videocasts such as Carmen, Parsifal, Turandot, and Faust. Previously a member of the Chicago Symphony, she soloed with that orchestra with Sir Georg Solti on the podium. She is on faculty at New York University.

Hometown

Livermore, California