Joseph Arnold has been playing violin since he was five years old. He grew up studying classical and fiddle music, and graduated from Carnegie Mellon in 2006 with a BA in Jazz Studies. He has extensive experience playing with many different kinds of groups, including orchestras, small string ensembles, indie rock bands, jazz bands, blues bands, pop bands, a tango band, country bands, folk bands, as well as a far out space rock improvisation group. Two current ensembles include the Hot Club of Philadelphia and Anna Vogelzang.Joseph is not only a freelance musician, but is also a gardener and a massage therapist, and will soon teach the Alexander Technique, a fascinating method of mind-body coordination. He currently lives in Philadelphia, but dreams of someday living in the Pacific North-West.
June 16, 2009