ZUBIN HATHI is a graduate student at the Cleveland Institute of Music where he studies with Paul Yancich and Marc Damoulakis. Zubin has participated in a number of festivals, including as principal timpanist with the National Repertory Orchestra and as fellowship recipient in the Pacific Music Festival, National Orchestral Institute, and New York String Orchestra Seminar. He has also attended the Aspen Music Festival and School and participated in the St. Barts Music Festival. Additionally, Zubin has performed in the percussion sections of the Symphony Orchestra of India, Columbus Symphony Orchestra, and Lancaster Symphony Orchestra, and has been a guest principal timpanist of the Harrisburg Symphony Orchestra and Roanoke Symphony Orchestra.
Zubin is a graduate of the Curtis Institute of Music where he studied with Don Liuzzi, Robert van Sice, and Eric Millstein. During his time at Curtis, he consistently made the Dean’s List in recognition for academic excellence. As a member of the Curtis Symphony Orchestra, Zubin had the opportunity to work with such esteemed conductors as Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Osmo Vänskä, Ludovic Morlot, and Michael Stern.
About our Rising Stars
ChamberFest Cleveland’s Rising Stars are recognized for their extraordinary talent. They are invited to deepen their connection to the art of chamber music by immersing themselves in the festival, rehearsing side by side with the leading chamber musicians of our time, and performing in a professional concert setting for discerning audiences and critics alike.