Mrs. Eleanor S. Bennett

Violin, Viola Teacher

SAA Member

Contact

Villa Rica, GA

RESUME
Eleanor S. Bennett Violinist
10106 Woodhill Ct.
Villa Rica, Georgia 30180
678-923-7905
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PERFORMING EXPERIENCE
Cobb Symphony Orchestra Kennesaw, GA 2008-20011
Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, Atlanta, Georgia First Violin 1964-1969
Orchestra Atlanta, Atlanta, Georgia First Violin 1996-1998
Atlanta Chamber Orchestra, Atlanta, Georgia 1973-1979
First Violinist/Concert Mistress
Chattanooga Symphony Orchestra, Chattanooga, Tennessee 1977-1978
Principal Second Violin
Soloist with Atlanta Community Orchestra 1962
Mendelssohn Violin Concerto I Movement
Employed by various leaders for Pops Concerts, Operas, Ballets, Musicals,
and as part of a Chamber Group or as a soloist.
Public School Orchestra Teacher And Private Teaching 1972-2009

PRIVATE LESSONS
Monti Belknap (Trained with Dorothy Delay at Cincinnatti Conservatory of
Music; Presently Head of String Dept. at Brigham Young Univ.) 1994-1995
William Steck, Concertmaster Atlanta Symphony Orchestra 1974
Raphael Druian, Concertmaster Cleveland Orchestra 1963, 1964, 1965
Congress Of Strings Michigan State University
Robert Harrison, Assistant Concert Master Atlanta Symphony 1965-1966
Homer Holloway, Georgia State University Violin Professor 1961-1966

ADDITIONAL STUDIES
Suzuki Institutes Atlanta, Ga 2010 & 2011
Starling – Delay Symposium on Violin Studies Juilliard 2007
Jerald Fishbach, American String Workshop, University of Michigan 1994
Terry Durban— Suzuki Workshop 1988 & 1990
Congress of Strings; Full Scholarship Winner, Michigan State University
East Lansing Michigan 1963 & 1964
Brevard Music Camp; Full Scholarship Winner, Brevard, North Carolina 1961
Student Trainee; Atlanta Symphony, Atlanta, Georgia 1960-1964

EDUCATION
Master Music Education; Georgia State University, Atlanta, Georgia 1982
San Francisco State College; San Francisco, California Studied Chamber music
with first chair string players from the San Francisco Symphony for two semesters
1967-1968
Bachelor of Music in Violin Performance; Georgia State College
Atlanta, Georgia 1966