289: Chris Hanulik on auditioning, expressiveness, and life in the LA Phil Dec. 21, 2016

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Chris Hanulik hit the ground running career-wise, landing a position in the Los Angeles Philharmonic after graduating from Juilliard. "Leaving New York to had out to Southern California... what was that transition like?" I asked. "I did not have too much trouble adjusting!" Chris said jovially. ### Chris and I dig into all kinds of topics like: * studying at Juilliard with Homer Mensch * the year he spent as principal bassist of the Cleveland Orchestra * his favorite studies for the bass * how he sees his role as principal bassist of LA Phil * audition preparation advice It …

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