Concertmaster & Principal Pops Conductor
Mr. Bekker held positions as the Concertmaster of the Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra and AIMS Festival in Graz, Austria. Mr. Bekker has also played with the Houston Symphony, Houston Grand Opera and Ballet Orchestras, and the Louisville Orchestra. He has collaborated with Herbert Greenberg, Claudio Bohorquez, Alexander Kerr, Andrew Armstrong, Sara Chang, and Gil Shaham. As an avid chamber musician Mr. Bekker has performed at the Kennedy Center and Chicago Chamber Music Society. As a critically acclaimed soloist Mr. Bekker has performed throughout the United States and abroad. Recent solo appearances occurred in New York City, Chicago, Miami, Asheville, NC, Flagstaff and Scottsdale, AZ, Orlando, and Graz, Austria as well as numerous engagements as a soloist with the Charleston Symphony.