GERALD A ELIAS portrait
  • Former Associate Concertmaster, School Of Music, Utah Symphony Orchestra
  • Music Director, Vivaldi By Candlelight Concert Series
  • Adjunct Professor, School Of Music

Geographical Regions of Interest

  • Australia and New Zealand
    Spent sabbatical year performing and teaching, 1986-87.
  • Italy
    Sent sabbatical year 1997-98 in Umbria, performing and traveling throughout Italy.
  • Japan
    Have had many concert tours to Japan with Boston Symphony and Abramyan String Quartet. Spent four months teaching at the Musashino Music Conservatory in Tokyo in 1986.
  • Peru
    Performed, conducted, and taught in Peru every year between 2005 and 2012. Fullbright fellow in 2011, taught at National Conservatory.

Publications

  • Devil's Trill. A Barnes and Noble "Discover Great New Writers" Selection. Released, 08/2009.
  • Danse Macabre. Named one of the top 5 mysteries of 2010 by Library Journal. Released, 09/2010.
  • Death and the Maiden. Published, 09/2011.
  • Death and Transfiguration. Released, 09/2012.
  • "Playing With Fire," the fifth novel in the Daniel Jacobus mystery series that takes place in the dark corners of the classical music world. In progress, 07/01/2016.