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Eric Nowlin: Principal Viola for the Detroit Symphony Orchestra

After interviewing over a dozen violinists, I decided it was time to gain the perspective of other instrumentalists. I was specifically looking for an instrumentalist who was both a Principal of a major American orchestra as well a passionate advocate for music education. While I'm sure there are many musicians who fit this description, I decided to interview Eric Nowlin, principal violist of the Detroit Symphony. Over the phone, we spoke about his experience with the DSO, his thoughts on preparing for orchestral auditions, and my favorite topic---how millennials should approach their musical career. 

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