Dr. Brian Singletary joined the MPO’s first violin section during their 2008 – 09 Season and as has played in the orchestra since then until the 2017 – 18 Season. Due to scheduling conflicts, Brian is unable to play with the orchestra at this time but will serve the MPO and its Mission in another capacity by graciously accepting an opportunity to join the MPO Board. Brian brings
with him a background in music, Associate Clinical Professor, and Small Business Owner.

In addition to playing the violin, Brian plays the cello, piano, and pipe organ. He enjoys playing Chamber Music as well as Solo works for the violin, piano, and pipe organ. Brian studied music and dentistry at the U of Pittsburgh, U of Rochester, Yale School of Music, and U of Minnesota. His teachers include Marjorie Steen, Henrietta Doby Freeman, Kyprus Marcu, Magarite DesLippe Dean, Lily Freeman, Pedro Pinyol, Erick Freeman, Hrant Parsamian, and Dr. Dean Billmyer. He looks forward to working with all of the MPO Board Members as they continue to develop and provide exceptional musical experiences for all of our Minnesota Communities and beyond.