Performance Today®

with host Fred Child

My Name Is: Nokuthula Ngwenyama

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Nokuthula Ngwenyama, violist and composer Barrett Artists
2min : My Name Is: Nokuthula Ngwenyama

Nokuthula Ngwenyama is an artistic force. She is a composer, producer, director, poet and singer. As an instrumentalist, she plays both violin and viola. Ms. Ngwenyama's professional career began after she won the Primrose International Viola Competition when she was 16. Since that time, her performances as an orchestral soloist, recitalist and chamber musician have gained international attention. Ngwenyama has performed with the Los Angeles Philharmonic and the National Symphony Orchestra, amongst others. Most recently, Ms. Ngwenyama curated Composer's Choice, the new music series presented by ASU/Kerr Cultural Center and Phoenix Chamber Music Society.

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