Bridget-Dolkas-2015Bridget Dolkas, Principal Second Violin of the Pacific Symphony, enjoys her life as an innovative musician of the 21st century. She recently directed a ground-breaking music video for the musicians of the Pacific Symphony to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the premiere of Stravinsky’s The Rite of Spring. As first violinist and founding member of the California Quartet, she co-founded the San Diego-based Connections Chamber Music Series (, of which Tim Mangan of the Orange County Register wrote, “a worthy series”. Ms. Dolkas is a passionate and vibrant member of the Southern California musical community. She performs in the Peter Sprague Consort, an intriguing ensemble combining string quartet and jazz trio, as well as performing regularly on Pacific Symphony’s chamber music series, Café Ludwig. Bridget made her directoria debut in the frighteningly funny mash-up music video, “Frite of Spring” now on YouTube. She resides in the beautiful town of Carlsbad with her amazing husband Sean and two wonderful children, Miles and Ruby.

Bridget Ann Dolkas last performed for La Jolla Music Society in SummerFest 2015.

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