- Instrument First Violin
A native of Des Moines, violinist Hanna Wolle (she/her/hers) has quickly established herself as a dynamic performer, chamber musician, and orchestral player in Central Iowa.
After beginning her musical studies at age four, Hanna quickly emerged as a talented violinist, winning several competitions in the Midwest. In 2005, she won a First Violin spot with the Des Moines Symphony as a junior in high school and rejoined the Symphony in 2016 after moving back to Des Moines. In addition to performing with the Symphony, Hanna performs with her string quartet, Quartet 515, and the Dueling Fiddles with fellow violinist Geneviève Salamone. Through various musical engagements, Hanna enjoys maintaining an active performing career in the area.
Hanna graduated from the University of Iowa with degrees in Economics and Chinese, and currently works at Principal. In 2017, Hanna was recognized as a finalist for the Juice YP Creative of the Year award and was honored as a 2017 Business Record Forty Under 40 recipient.
Hanna became a member of the Des Moines Symphony in 2016.