Whereas the neighborhood is staying wholesome at dwelling, Owensboro Symphony has supplied the chance to have an up-close and private take a look at a few of its gifted musicians.
With the Meet the Musicians sequence, performers speak about their devices and share their ardour for music.
Hatlestad is the Principal Viola of the Owensboro Symphony Orchestra, the place he beforehand was a member of the Viola Part from 2014-2019.
Hatlestad additionally serves as Principal Violist of the Evansville Philharmonic Orchestra, the place he’s a member Eykamp String Quartet Residency with EPO and the College of Evansville.
A Minnesota native, Hatlestad started taking part in violin on the age of 4 earlier than switching to viola when he was 12. Mark is a graduate of Indiana College’s Jacobs College of Music (B.M. 15, M.M. 17), the place he studied viola efficiency with Atar Arad and Edward Gazouleas. At IU, Mark studied chamber music with Peter Stumpf, Kevork Madirossian, Mark Kaplan, Stephen Wyrczynski and members of the Pacifica Quartet.
An advocate of up to date music, Hatlestad served as Principal Viola of the varsity’s New Music ensemble beneath David Dzubay. Hatlestad studied violin and viola pedagogy with Mimi Zwieg and Brenda Brenner, and served as an assistant teacher on the Indiana College Summer time String Academy and within the Fairview Violin Venture.
Exterior of IU, Hatlestad has participated and carried out in masterclasses internationally, together with research with Rolland Glassl and Rolland Vamos.