Cheryl Norman-Brick has performed in major venues around the world, including Carnegie Hall, the Mann Auditorium in Tel-Aviv, Salle Pleyel in Paris, the Suntory Auditorium in Tokyo and the Lincoln Center’s Alice Tully and Avery Fisher halls. Her numerous honors include first prize in the Musical Merit Foundation of Greater San Diego awards program, as well as an artist grant and Premier Prix avec félicitations from the Conservatory of Lausanne in Switzerland.
As the winner of the Millennium Rome Festival Concerto Competition, Cheryl gave a series of five recitals, as well as a concerto appearance in Rome. In 2001, she was invited to the Maud Powell Festival in Illinois, where she served as recitalist, teacher, concertmaster and soloist with the Maud Powell Festival Orchestra. There, Cheryl was honored with the Emerging Artist Award. She has performed as a concerto soloist with the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra, The Millennium Chamber Orchestra, The La Jolla Symphony and the Stony Brook Symphony Orchestra.
In 2003, she recorded her first solo album in Mexico City, featuring unaccompanied violin works by Ysaÿe, Bach and Hindemith. She holds a Bachelor of Music degree from USC, where she studied with Alice Schoenfeld. She also received a Diploma of Virtuosity from the Conservatory of Lausanne and a Master of Music degree from the State University of New York at Stony Brook.
Cheryl joined the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra in 2005. In 2013, she joined the Hollywood Bowl Orchestra as Associate Principal Second Violin. She has been Associate Principal of the Pacific Symphony and Principal Second violin of the Brooklyn Philharmonic, as well as a member of the Grant Park Symphony Orchestra. Cheryl frequently performs with the Los Angeles Philharmonic and has joined them on six national and international tours. Active in the motion picture industry, she recently performed on the soundtracks of White House Down, R.I.P.D. and The Lone Ranger.
Cheryl lives in Valencia with husband Dan, who works for DreamWorks Animation, and their children Kayla, Kyle and Kristina. In her spare time, she enjoys running, dancing, traveling and cooking.