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Famous Great Neck Alumni Pages include those graduates who have achieved success and prominence in their chosen field of endeavor. They are role models to past, present and future students because of their intellect, talent, creativity, skill, diligence, and commitment to excellence. They exemplify the capacity in all of us to aspire to greatness, follow our dreams and make a contribution to society. Their distinguished careers and lives are both a source of community pride and an inspiration to our individual and collective potential.

Colin Jacobsen, Violinist
Class of 1995
Great Neck South High School

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Colin Jacobsen began his studies of the violin at age 4 and first played to critical acclaim at the age of 14 in an appearance with the New York Philharmonic. He studied at the School for Strings and is a 1999 graduate of the Juilliard School. He has given recitals at Long Island University's Tilles Center for the Performing Arts and the San Miguel de Allende Music Festival in Mexico. He currently tours internationally as a member of the acclaimed Kin-Jacobsen-Arron Trio.