Violist Carrie Holzman-Little received a Bachelor of Arts from the University of California, Santa Barbara. Primary instructors include William Primrose, Heiichiro Ohyama, Ron Copes, and Louis Kievman. She was invited to attend the Tanglewood Music Festival under the baton of Leonard Bernstein, the Blossom Music Festival under the umbrella of the Cleveland Orchestra and the Music Academy of the West under the direction of Maurice Abravanel.
Ms. Holzman-Little currently holds positions as Assistant Principal Viola of the Pasadena Symphony and member of the Hollywood Bowl Orchestra and the Crown City String Quartet. She is on the faculty of the Gold Coast Chamber Music Festival, Verdugo Young Musician’s Association, and also runs a private teaching studio. She has spent the past twenty years as a member of the Oregon Bach Festival in Eugene, Oregon under the direction of Helmuth Rilling.In addition to her work as a performer, Ms. Holzman-Little holds the position of Personnel Manager of the Long Beach Symphony Orchestra, Music Paradigm, and Orchestra Santa Monica.