Nathan Harrenstein cello
Nathan Harrenstein is an American cellist from Bellevue, Washington. He is a member of the Parnassus Project, an organization dedicated to bringing classical music to non-traditional audiences in the community, such as Café’s, bars, libraries, bookstores, etc.
He is a graduate of the Butler School of Music at the University of Texas at Austin, where he received a Masters Degree studying with cellist Bion Tsang. During his time at the university, he worked as a teacher in the school’s String Project program, where he taught cello ensemble, music theory, and orchestra classes in addition to private lessons.
Prior to his degree at the University of Texas at Austin, Nathan went to the University of Washington, where he received a Bachelor of Music cum laude in 2010 studying with cellist Toby Saks. In his first year at the university, he won its concerto competition and played with the orchestra. Nathan has been playing the cello for 20 years.