Pinchas Zukerman & David Aaron Carpenter

Former protégé David Carpenter attends the Rolex Arts Week-end, New York, November  2011.

Former protégé David Carpenter attends the Rolex Arts Week-end, New York, November 2011.

Protégé David Carpenter studies a score.

Protégé David Carpenter studies a score.

Carpenter fell in love with the viola at age 12 after studying the violin for six years.

Carpenter fell in love with the viola at age 12 after studying the violin for six years.

During a lesson at the Canadian Arts Centre's Summer Music Institute, David Carpenter receives technical guidance from Pinchas Zukerman.

During a lesson at the Canadian Arts Centre's Summer Music Institute, David Carpenter receives technical guidance from Pinchas Zukerman.

Under the attentive eye of mentor Pinchas Zukerman, protégé David Carpenter works to refine his technique.

Under the attentive eye of mentor Pinchas Zukerman, protégé David Carpenter works to refine his technique.

David Carpenter, pictured with Pinchas Zukerman, tunes his viola.
Geneva, Switzerland, 2007

David Carpenter, pictured with Pinchas Zukerman, tunes his viola. Geneva, Switzerland, 2007

David Aaron Carpenter at the Geneva Music Conservatory.

David Aaron Carpenter at the Geneva Music Conservatory.

David Carpenter's viola case holds not only the instrument but also a collection of his photographs showing family members and special events in his musical career.

David Carpenter's viola case holds not only the instrument but also a collection of his photographs showing family members and special events in his musical career.

On stage at the Victoria Hall in Geneva, Switzerland, protégé David Carpenter rehearses with musicians from Seiji Ozawa’s 2008 International Music Academy.
3 July 2007

On stage at the Victoria Hall in Geneva, Switzerland, protégé David Carpenter rehearses with musicians from Seiji Ozawa’s 2008 International Music Academy. 3 July 2007

David A. Carpenter plays his viola during the Verbier Festival, July 2012

David A. Carpenter plays his viola during the Verbier Festival, July 2012