Violist Josquin Larsen performs as a soloist, chamber musician and orchestral player throughout North America and Europe. He performs regularly with the Arkansas and Shreveport Symphonies and he is Assistant Principal Viola of the Arkansas Philharmonic. After completing his studies, Josquin moved to the Burgundy region of France where he served as Principal Viola of the Orchestre du Creusot and performed the Telemann Concerto with Arioso, a baroque ensemble. Recent chamber music highlights include performing at the 2018 American Viola Society Festival in Los Angeles.
Prior to joining the faculty of the University of Arkansas, Josquin taught at Arkansas State University where he was a member of the Faculty Piano Quartet. He regularly works with young musicians through masterclasses, leading sectionals with area youth and honor orchestras and as a clinician. In 2019 Josquin joined the viola faculty of the Blue Lake Fine Arts Camp in Michigan.
He holds degrees from the University of Northern Colorado and the Boston Conservatory. His principal viola teachers include Patricia McCarty and Kazuko Matsusaka.