<p>Sarah Holzman performs regularly in chamber music recitals and with symphony and opera orchestras around the Bay Area and beyond. She is a founding member of the Laurel Ensemble, a chamber group that recently traveled to Hong Kong. Sarah substitutes with the Berkeley, Stockton, Silicon Valley, Marin, Santa Cruz, and Napa Symphonies, among others. Recent summer festival appearances were with the Utah Festival Opera and Cabrillo Festival of Contemporary Music. Sarah's interest in new music has also brought her to Other Minds, Stanford's Center for Computer Research in Music and Acoustics, and Public Radio's Echoes. Sarah attended the Oberlin and San Francisco Conservatories; her primary teachers were Michel Debost and Tim Day. In addition to performing, Sarah enjoys teaching students of all ages and abilities. Several of her students have gone on to major in music at the university level and many play in youth orchestras, chamber groups and flute choirs.</p>
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