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Paul Frankenfeld

Instrument: Viola

Education: Bachelor of Arts in German Studies from Stanford University

Hometown: Long Beach, California

Current neighborhood: White Oak, Ohio

Joined the CSO in 1979

Inspirations as a musician: The great traditions of past teachers and colleagues, plus the innovation and spontaneity of my current fellow musicians.

Activities/organizations outside of the CSO: I am President of the Cincinnati Musicians Association, and a member of the national media committee of the International Conference of Symphony and Opera Musicians.  

Hobbies: Swimming, beekeeping and finding old recordings