David Hartman, narrator

(American Mavericks) David Hartman was born on May 19, 1935, in Pawtucket, Rhode Island. As the son of German immigrants, David Hartman grew up singing and playing a number of musical instruments. His father was a Methodist minister who turned to ad agency sales to better support the family. The...

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Suzanne Rousso, artistic director, viola

Suzanne Rousso was trained at the Curtis Institute of Music, The Eastman School and the New England Conservatory, earning Bachelor and Master of Music degrees in viola performance. Some of her teachers included Eugene Becker, Max Aronoff, Heidi Castleman and Walter Trampler. In her early career she held orchestral positions...

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Fred Jacobowitz, clarinet

(American Mavericks) Fred Jacobowitz, received his bachelor’s and master’s degrees from the Juilliard School, where he studied with the late Leon Russianoff. He made is New York début at Carnegie Recital Hall (now Weill Hall) as winner of the Artists International Competition. He was a featured soloist on radio stations...

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Dovid Friedlander

Dovid Friedlander, violin

(American Mavericks) Dovid Friedlander, has been a member of the North Carolina Symphony as Associate Concertmaster since 2005. He previously held a position in the Columbus Symphony and was the Assistant Concertmaster of the San Antonio Symphony. He has also played with the Boston Symphony at the Tanglewood Music Festival,...

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Bonnie Thron

Bonnie Thron, cello

(American Mavericks) Bonnie Thron joined the North Carolina Symphony as principal cellist in 2000. She currently is a member of the piano quartet Quercus and frequently plays with the Mallarme Chamber Players. In the summers she plays in the Sebago Long Lake Music Festival in Maine. Previously she was a...

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Jackie Wolborsky

Jacqueline Wolborsky, violin

(American Mavericks) Jacqueline Saed Wolborsky is the Associate Principal Second Violin of the North Carolina Symphony. Before coming to North Carolina, Jacqueline was a member of the Charleston Symphony and an adjunct professor of violin at the College of Charleston. She has been a featured soloist with the North Carolina...

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Mimi Solomon, pianist

Mimi Solomon, piano

Pianist Mimi Solomon recently moved to Chapel Hill with her violinist husband Nicholas DiEugenio, the new violin professor at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Mallarme is thrilled that Mimi could join us for this program! American pianist Mimi Solomon has performed throughout the United States, China, Japan and...

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