Allison Edberg Nyquist has been praised by The Chicago Sun Times as “impeccable, with unerring intonation and an austere beauty”. She has performed throughout North America, collaborating with many of the top baroque ensembles, including Chatham Baroque, Ensemble Galilei, Apollo’s Fire, and the Baroque Chamber Orchestra of Colorado. She is frequently featured at the Bloomington Early Music Festival and the Indianapolis Early Music Festival. Her discography includes recordings for the Eclectra, Delos, and Centaur CD labels.
Highly regarded as a teacher, Ms. Nyquist is presently teaching baroque violin at Vanderbilt’s Blair School of Music. She has served on the faculties of Indiana State University, DePauw University, Ohio State, the Interlochen Arts Camp and Lawrence University. She is currently the concertmaster of the Indianapolis Baroque Orchestra and a member of Ensemble Voltaire, Olde Friends, Baroque Band, the Washington Bach Consort, and the Vivaldi Project. She has recently married and moved to the suburbs of Chicago.