performances

performances, films, awards

Performances

  • Willie Nelson

  • Josh Groban

  • Stevie Wonder

  • Kristin Chenoweth

  • Frank Sinatra, Jr.

  • Transiberian Orchestra

  • Forklift Danceworks

  • Pancho Villa Opera

 

Films/TV/Radio

Awards

  • First runner up - national "Alternative Styles Competition" (American String Teacher's Association)- 2006

Recordings

Graham Reynolds Collaborations

  • The Lodger

  • Marfa:  A Country & Western big band suite

  •  Duke!  Three Portraits of Ellington

  •  The Difference Engine

  • Ballet Austin: 

    • Grimm Tales

    • Belle Redux

    • Graham Reynolds:  Two Ballets

    • Exit Wounds

  • Pancho Villa:  From a Safe Distance

 

Others

  • Black Pumas- 2019 (3 Grammy nominations)

  • Josh Tullis Band (Christian) - (2006-2011)

  • For a Little One I Love (Sarah Dinan Band, Irish/childrens) - 2010

  • Viola By Choice (Classical) - 2010

  • Catherine Woodruff (jazz) - 2010

  • Okkervil River (indie rock) - 2010, 2008

  • D.J. Spooky (rock) - 2009

  • June Bug (Megan McCallan, Christian) - 2009

  • Young Love (indie rock) - 2008

  • The Human Engine Waits (Andy Melvin, Christian) - 2008

  • Oh No Oh My (rock) - 2008

  • Fanfare (indie) - 2008

Teachers and Training

Degrees

   B.A. in music

       Florida State Univ. (2000-04)

       Studied with Karen Clarke 

   M.M. in violin performance

      University of Texas at Austin (2004-06)

         Studied with:

  • Vincent Fritelli

  • Sandy Yamamoto

  • John Largess (chamber music)

  • Jeff Hellmer (Jazz)

Suzuki Training (Book 1-Book 4)

   Trained with:

  • Mark Mutter

  • Liz Arbus

  • Doris Preucil

  • Caroline Frazier

  • Dr. Laurie Scott

Festivals and Venues

  • Prototype, NYC

  • Grand Performances, LA

  • Fast Forward Austin

  • SXSW

  • Fusebox Festival

  • Sherwood Forest Celtic Festival 

  • Kerrville Folk Festival 

  • North Texas Irish Festival 

  • Cowtown Celtic Festival

  • San Antonio Celtic Festival

  • KLRU Studios

  • Viana de Costelo International Music Festival, Portugal

  • Henry Mancini Institute, LA

Performance Groups

Current groups

  • Graham Reynolds

  • Golden Hornet Project

  • Austin Symphony

  • Central Texas Philharmonic

  • Ballet Austin

  • Austin Chamber Music Center 

  • Bethel Music

Past groups:

  • Tallahassee Symphony Orchestra

  • Daytona Beach Symphony

  • Sarah Dinan Band (Irish/childrens)

  • Austin Lyric Opera

Website by Susan Michalski 2021

Home page photos from Sienna String Quartet by Steve Wampler and Farid Zarrinabadi

Other Photography  by: Van Truon, Steve Wampler, Caleb Picken, and Farid Zarrinabadi