Shanti Randall, viola, has played frequently with both the Los Angeles Philharmonic and Los Angeles Opera, under such conductors as Zubin Mehta, Esa-Pekka Salonen, Mstislav Rostropovich, and Michael Tilson Thomas. As a first call violist of the Hollywood Studio Symphony, Mr. Randall has recorded over 250 major motion picture scores.
Chamber performances include Los Angeles’s “Sundays Live” Series, performances at the Museum of Modern Art, and The Ojai Chamber Music Festival. Nationally and internationally, Randall has performed as violist of The Coolidge Quartet in recitals at Carnegie’s Weill Recital Hall, The Festival of Mecklenburg, Germany, and Guatemala’s country-wide classical youth program – through funding of the European Mozart Academy. Locally, Mr. Randall plays frequently with Chatter, Abiquiu Chamber Music Festival, Taos Chamber Music Group, Performance Santa Fe, Albuquerque Chamber Soloists, and Serenata of Santa Fe.
Shanti attended the New England Conservatory of Music under full scholarship and was admitted into the honorary Performance Diploma Program by Walter Trampler.