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Cellist Hannah Holman performs in Dalton Center

Nov. 20, 2003

KALAMAZOO--Cellist Hannah Holman will perform at Western Michigan University on Tuesday, Nov. 25, beginning at 8:15 p.m. in the Dalton Center Recital Hall. Holman's recital, which is free and open to the public, will feature sonatas by Beethoven, Grieg, and Poulenc.

Holman is a member of the Maia Quartet and assistant principal cellist in the Eastern Music Festival Orchestra and the American Sinfonietta. She began her professional career in England, playing with the English String Orchestra under Yehudi Menuhin, and later with the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra under Simon Rattle. On returning to the U.S., she became principal cello of the Jackson Symphony and assistant principal with the Greater Lansing Symphony Orchestra and Michigan Chamber Orchestra.

An active chamber musician, Holman is a founding member of the Beaumont Piano Trio, performing recitals around the United States and England, and is also a founding member of Quadrivium, a music ensemble in residence at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts. She has an active solo career, performing with orchestras in Michigan, Virginia, and Georgia.

Media contact: Kevin West, 269 387-4678, kevin.west@wmich.edu

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