Laurie Brown Kennedy has been principal violist and frequent soloist with the Portland Symphony Orchestra since 1981. She was the featured soloist with the PSO in 1997 for the More
Charles Dimmick, Violin & Concertmaster
Where do you currently live? Boston, MA
What instrument do you play? Violin
Education: Teachers include Joseph Silverstein, Victor Romanul, and Peter Oundjian
Began with the PSO: In 1999
Non-PSO Activities: I am also a member of the Boston Modern Orchestra Project, the Rhode Island Philharmonic, the New Hampshire Music Festival, and Opera Boston
Favorite music: Depends on the day? but Brahms, Beethoven, Shostakovich, Britten, Stravinsky, Prokofiev, Mozart, and Bach are among my favorite composers (in no particular order, of course!)
In my iPod: Well, I’ve only managed to put about 400 of my (largely classical) CD collection on it so far; it’s a never ending project.
Hobbies: I enjoy hiking, kayaking, cooking (especially baking artisan breads), and great food and wine!
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