KIRI TOLLAKSEN

KIRI TOLLAKSEN

 

Kiri Tollaksen (cornetto) enjoys a varied career as a performer and teacher. Praised for her "stunning technique, and extreme musicality," she has performed extensively throughout North America and Europe with such groups as Concerto Palatino, La Fenice, Huelgas Ensemble, Toronto Consort, Tenet, Piffaro, Pacific MusicWorks, Tesserae, Apollo’s Fire, and is a member of the early brass ensemble Dark Horse Consort. With degrees from Eastman, Yale and University of Michigan,Kiri has been on the faculty of Indiana University (Bloomington) and the Amherst and Madison Early Music Festivals, and maintains a private teaching studio. She happily lives in Ann Arbor, Michigan with her husband Ron and 2 cats.  For upcoming concerts, please visit www.KiriTollaksen.com