Rebecca Hallowell, viola
A native of Philadelphia, Boston-based violist Rebecca Hallowell holds a Bachelor of Music from Oberlin Conservatory of Music and went on to receive her Master of
Music from Boston University College of Fine Arts. In addition to her principal teachers Karen Ritscher, Michelle LaCourse, and Dimitri Murrath, Ms. Hallowell has also worked with members of the Muir, Jasper, Endellion and Ying quartets.
Ms. Hallowell performs frequently in the United States and Europe as a chamber musician and soloist. Past appearances have included collaborations with such diverse musicians as Stevie Wonder and Arnold Steinhart, and have taken her to
Boston Symphony Hall, Carnegie Hall, and the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C. among others. Ms. Hallowell currently maintains an active teaching studio while performing across the United States as a solo, chamber, and orchestral musician. In addition to concertizing, she directs New England Conservatory’s Summer Institute for Contemporary Performance Practice (SICPP), an intensive seminar and concert
series of contemporary music.