Northeastern Illinois University & Elgin Symphony Orchestra
Graduate of the Lviv Music School for Gifted Students in Ukraine
Bachelor and Master Degrees in Cello Performance from Moscow Conservatory in Russia
Assistant to Professor Igor Gavrysh at Moscow Conservatory
Cello Professor at Northeastern Illinois University
Cello Professor at Elgin Community College
Cello Professor at the Naperville School for the Performing Arts
Background & Experience
~Prior to relocating to Chicago, Nazar was an Assistant to the Cello Professor at the prestigious Moscow Conservatory where he received his Bachelors and Masters Degrees in Cello Performance.
~Nazar is currently the assistant principal cellist in the Elgin Symphony Orchestra. He performs with many of the premier institutions and venues in the Chicagoland area including: Symphony Center, Chicago Chamber Musicians, United Center, Civic Orchestra of Chicago, Lyric Opera, St. James Cathedral, the Woodstock Mozart Festival, University of Chicago, and the Latin Chamber Musicians
~Nazar is the cello professor at Northeastern Illinois University, Elgin Community College and the Naperville School for the Performing Arts He also maintains an active studio of exceptional private students.