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Matthew Lipman

Matthew Lipman

Matthew Lipman (viola), 16, is from University Park, Illinois where he studies at the Music Institute of Chicago and performs with the Chicago Youth Symphony Orchestra, Encore Chamber Orchestra, Illinois Philharmonic Orchestra, and the Academy Orchestra. Last year, Matthew received From the Top’s $10,000 Jack Kent Cooke Young Artist Award, which enabled him to purchase his viola. Recently, he was named the overall winner of the Walgreen’s Concerto Competition. He spends a lot of his free time on Facebook.


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