Lecturer in Music (violin)
Edgar Tumajyan performs full-time as a member of the Syracuse Symphoria Orchestra. Previously, Tumajyan served as assistant concertmaster at the Armenian National Academic Theater of Opera. He also taught at the Sarajev Music School and the Babajanyan Music College. Tumajyan completed his bachelor’s degree at the Yerevan State Conservatory, and after moving to the United States, he completed his M.M. at Syracuse University, and was a fellowship awardee at Aspen Music Festival. Tumajyan performs regularly with the Rochester Philharmonic, Society for New Music, and has performed with the Cheyenne, Fort-Collins, Mobile, Tuscaloosa, Binghamton, Allentown and Huntsville Symphony orchestras. His solo and chamber music touring ensemble travels have taken him to Belgium, Greece, Russia, Bolivia, Lebanon, Jordan, and Turkey.