October 6, 2017 5:30 p.m.End:
October 6, 2017 7 p.m.Location: Hahn Recital Hall
Acclaimed for his musicality and virtuosity, Volkan Orhon has established himself as one of the top double bassists in the world today. He was a finalist and prizewinner in the Concert Artists Guild Solo Competition in New York City, and was the co-first place winner of the International Society of Bassists Solo Competition. Additionally, he distinguished himself as the first double bass player ever to win the grand prize overall and first prize for double bass at the American String Teacher’s Association Solo Competition. Mr. Orhon is currently professor of double bass at the University of Iowa. He is a D’Addario Diamond Performing Artist.
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Program to include works by Hans Fryba, David Gompper, and Leon Boëllmann. Volkan will perform with pianist David Gompper.
Free and open to the public.