Joyce Rasmussen Balint


Joined the MET Orchestra: 1974

Mandolin soloist Joyce Rasmussen Balint originally auditioned for maestro Karl Böhm to perform in Otello at the Met.

Ms. Balint was married to the late Sandor Balint, violinist and chairman of the MET Orchestra. Considered one of the foremost classical mandolinists in the USA, she is also Concertmaster of Amore Opera.


Bronxville, New York