Caryn Lin Electric Violin

Composer • Performer • Educator
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Reviews

Here's what people are saying about Caryn!

Fans

"Your music still brings to me a visceral reaction after many many years."
Jack, Phila. PA

"Where do I buy your CDs! Just saw your performance on BCC Baltimore Community College program on TV. It was outstanding! Thank you!
E. Kokes, Baltimore, MD

"I'll be honest with you Caryn, the first time I heard Little King, it struck me in a manner that few pieces have ever affected me."
Paul, NY

"I must tell you how much I enjoyed your performance. I was enthralled by the way you create music unlike any other artist I've ever seen, and the sound of the final product. Thank you from one of your new fans!"
Henry, Atkinson Park NJ

"I loved your show at First Night, Haddonfield! I did not know what to expect, but your sound is unlike anything I have ever heard. It was definitely the best show that I have seen at the First Night Events over the years! Thanks!"
Dave, Haddonfield, NJ

"What beautiful music you create!! I love the way you juxtapose the sounds you use & the way you explained the process. What an incredible musician you are. And last but not least, you have great stage presence!! Again, thanks for a wonderful musical experience."
Christine, Sellersville, PA

"You are a great artist! I love that you use the technology in a very sensitive way for your own creation. My 12 yr. old son was literally transported into his own world while listening to your music!!! What a great family pleasure your performance was."
Catherine & Paul, Cranberry NJ

"The Science of Sound"

Schools

Upper Merion School District, Upper Merion, PA. Dir. of Curriculum & Instruction STEM Education, Sean W. Gardiner, Ed
"As for the virtual, live streaming production, they are crushing it in their innovative approach to supporting students. The live show was an incredible STEAM experience for our students! This is one of the few instances where students have truly understood how fun and cool Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts, and Mathematics can be as a career!"

Plainville Community Schools, Plainville CT Marilyn Speranza Music Teacher, "Wow - that was an amazing production! Kudos to Bruce for all of the behind-the-scenes work. Your playing sounded fantastic. I'm amazed at how you innovated so quickly to turn your performance into a quality virtual experience! The kids loved it!"

Parkway School, Paramus NJ Suzanne Barbi, Principal "A wonderful performance! The kids loved it!"

Stonington, CT Public Schools Dr. Riley, Superintendent
"I was awed by your performance!"

Mark Newbie Elementary, Collingswood, NJ, Steven Smith, Principal
"Your use of the arts to teach science concepts to our young learners is brilliant!"

Larry Grika, Emeritus Violinist, Philadelphia Orchestra
"Tremendous! Sparkling before that enthusiastic crowd, Caryn Lin is doing a fantastic service for music and those kids are eating it up. I have rarely seen young students so vibrantly enjoying and participating in music programs."

Grant School, Trenton, NJ
"Our violin students were in awe--and the others were super impressed as well! I appreciated how you "worked the crowd"--balancing learning with fun, and keeping the kids in check--very well done:-)"

Middletown Middle School Middletown, MD
"The performance & energy were great! The balance just right for a totally mixed group of middle schoolers. They all loved the participation piece & thought the show was really fun!"

Penn Valley Elementary, Narberth, PA
"Absolutely amazing! One of the BEST programs ever! The kids were so engaged the entire time and they loved the performance, her music, story, & lessons in science, engineering, and life!"

Green Tree School- Autism Spectrum/ Severe Emotional Disability Phila. PA "It was great to have you here, your program was really just perfect for our kids. They loved it! I enjoyed it very much as well."

Atlantic County Special Services Mays Landing, NJ
"Thanks for a divine, perfect performance for the 4th time!"

Chester County Learning Center Special Education High School Coatesville, PA
"Caryn was FABULOUS! This was the first assembly we've had as a whole building (my kids have significant behavioral issues) and they were silent! Absolutely attentive to her presentation. It was honestly heartwarming."

Libraries

North Brunswick Public Library, NJ
"It's a terrific program!"

Dillsburg Area Public Library, PA
"THANK YOU so much! You went above & beyond to adapt your program into an interactive & fun virtual experience for the kids in our community!!"

Danbury Public Library CT
"It was my pleasure and my honor to have you here. It was an amazing experience and the feedback from the children and educators was overwhelming. You truly provide a valuable and amazing STEM experience!"

Watchung Public Library NJ
"I have seen some fascinating programs over the past 6 years, but none so captivating as Caryn Lin. She was phenomenal. The combination of talent & technology left the entire audience in awe. I've only seen that first impression of quiet amazement a couple of glorious times before!"

Theaters

James A Michener Art Museum, Doylestown, PA
"The Science of Sound was an amazing & exhilarating event! People of all ages sat mesmerized, & then eagerly participated. She enchanted us with what a violin can actually do, and was an expert at audience engagement!!"

The Gordon Theater, Camden, NJ
"Everyone absolutely loved the show! Caryn Lin is awesome! Her show has been a summer favorite at Rutgers-Camden Center for the Arts over the past few years. We are grateful!!"

The Grand Theater, The Baby Grand, Wilmington DE
"Caryn Lin's highly energetic performance at the baby grand was fun and engaging! Everyone loved her! She is incredibly talented and was great at holding their attention from start to finish."

ADULT CONCERTS

Mansfield Public Library CT
"Thanks for doing this great concert. It was wonderful and I can only imagine how awesome it must be in person."

Cheshire Public Library CT
"It was extra special. Our audience LOVED it! Not only is Caryn a talented musician, she is also funny, and engaging & has a great audience rapport! We received countless compliments and Caryn was mobbed after her performance by folks eager to speak with her"

Lower Providence Public Library PA
"We had wonderful feedback. Your music is inspiring and beautiful!"

Canton Public Library CT
"Thanks so much for your wonderful performance! The patrons loved it and I did too!!!"

Phoenixville Public Library PA
"It was quite a treat to have you here!!! I will be more than happy to spread the good word about what you do!"

Bound Brook Memorial Library NJ
"Caryn Lin's electric violin concert was a feast of sound sensations! Caryn's enthusiasm is contagious & the audience easily gets caught up in her blended, unique music. The show was captivating, entertaining & pure rollicking fun! An attendee remarked, "This is just about the best program ever held at this library!"

Adult Press

Brigette Re David, Screen, T.V. & Theater Writer
"Caryn Lin's work is quite extraordinary."

Sellersville Theater
"Caryn Lin does not simply play the violin, she has electrified & reinvented it & and then continually takes it where no human has ever dared. In a nutshell, Caryn Lin is to violin is what Bela Fleck is to Banjo." Bruce Ranes, Talent Buyer

New York Post
"Unlike the music defined by geography and politics or the sound corralled by pure genre, Lin's only limits are those of her electric violin."

Philadelphia Weekly
Caryn Lin is a one woman musical extravaganza!"

New Age Reporter
"Caryn Lin's music is an eye-opening, mind-expanding feast for your ears and your soul. I can't get enough of it. Caryn Lin is truly a unique artist playing highly original music with passion, heart, and imagination. No matter what you call her music!!"

Echoes Radio
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John Diliberto, Host