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Bluegrass to Beethoven

Walla Walla Symphony takes classical to a new level with award-winning mandolin player Sierra Hull


March 28, 2019

WALLA WALLA—On April 9, 2019 at 7 p.m. in Cordiner Hall, the Walla Walla Symphony will welcome award-winning mandolin player Sierra Hull as the guest artist for two new works by living composer Ofer Ben-Amots: Concertino and The Bluegrass Suite.

Both of these lively works are infused with the styles of klezmer and bluegrass music and will also feature Walla Walla Symphony principal clarinet Shannon Scott and banjo player Keith Reed.

The Walla Walla Symphony will also perform one of Beethoven’s most celebrated works, Symphony No. 3, “Eroica.”

Sierra Hull began playing the mandolin...

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