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Bellissima
Cathy Hawthorne-Perez, flute
Julietta Anne Rabens, harp
Providing music for social functions in New Mexico

 
Biography
Cathy Hawthorne-Perez received her Bachelor of Music in Flute Performance from Wichita State University, KS. She completed her Master of Music at the University of New Mexico. Cathy received the Mary Koch Award for musical achievement; was a winner of the 1998 Concerto-Aria competition; was a winner of the New Mexico MTNA State Competition in both 1999 and 2000; and won the MTNA District competition in 2001. She studied flute with Frances Shelly, Peter Ader and Valerie Potter. Cathy is currently a member of the Bosque Chamber Music Society, and has had the opportunity to join the New Mexico Symphony Orchestra for several of their concerts.
 

 
Julietta Rabens received a Master of Music and Doctor of Musical Arts in Composition, with a minor in Piano Pedagogy from University of Nebraska in Lincoln. For her dissertation she composed a harp concerto, Bitterroot Soundscape. She received her Master of Music in Harp from Northern Illinois University in DeKalb, where she studied harp performance with Liz Cifani, and received training in Healing Harps and special education from Dr. Ron Price. She has arranged flute and harp repertoire for the Bell’ Alma Duo’s CD , La Belle Vie. As a performer, she is an enthusiastic advocate for new music, and has performed with a variety of ensembles ranging from orchestral to experimental jazz. She also has a passion for a variety of folk harp traditions including Celtic and Paraguayan.

 
Sound files and more information available on our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/bellissimaNM
Contact Cathy Hawthorne-Perez for booking information: Cathy Perez <cehawtho@hotmail.com> 505-400-1790

 

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