- Teaches students:
- Ages 8+
- Teaching since:
Currently residing in New Jersey, Hannah graduated in 2017 from The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, receiving a Bachelor of Arts degree with a double major in Music and English and a minor in Information Systems. As she prepares for graduate school auditions, she has enjoyed having more time to teach.
At UNC, Hannah was principal cellist of the UNC Symphony Orchestra, performing the fourth movement of Elgar’s Cello Concerto as a winner of the UNC Concerto Competition. Hannah was also a member of the UNC Baroque Ensemble and various other chamber ensembles. An active chamber musician, Hannah has performed in the UNC Pleyel Celebration Concert, as well as the University Day Processional. She has also performed in the Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall as a winner of the American Fine Arts Festival. In the spring of 2016, she spent the semester in Vienna, Austria, studying chamber music and cello performance with Josef Luitz, former professor at Die Musik und Kunst Privatuniversität der Stadt Wien.
Hannah has performed in masterclasses for several major pedagogues including Gil Shaham, Johannes Moser, The Pacifica Quartet, Anne Martindale Williams, and Michael Haber. Hannah currently studies with Jonathan Spitz. Former teachers include Brent Wissick, Nancy Green, Josef Luitz, and David Szepessy.
An active teacher, Hannah has taught private lessons since she was a junior in high school. She enjoys teaching students of all ages and levels.
My son loved his lessons with Hannah! She was very patient and relaxed, yet kept him on track during lessons. Would highly recommend as a teacher.