Tue, 25 March 2014
Episode 228 - Kaitlyn Hova! Electric Violin, Spicy Almonds, New Music, Cats, Instagrammys, and Making Colors With Sound...
In this episode, I welcome back Kaitlyn Hova to the show. An amazing musician who makes beautiful noises with her electric violin. A returning guest, we chat about her new musical adventures, her science, and her adventures on stage and television?!?
Her Bio from facebook:
Entrepre-nerd Kaitlyn Hova (Formerly Kaitlyn Maria Filippini) is a synesthete of musical energy and wild, colorful imagery. The appeal of her dark, playful, refined style and musical prowess has allowed her to float among a variety of genres, from classical concerts to raw rock shows to pulsing electronica. Her relentless passion for live performance has brought her success and praise, landing her poised on the cusp of national notoriety.
Having been musically raised by the talented musicians of Mannheim Steamroller, Kaitlyn has also shared the stage with Rod Stewart, Josh Groban, Trans Siberian Orchestra, Mary J. Blige, and many other local and national artists. After achieving the rank of Concertmaster of Berklee College of Music’s classical orchestra, Kaitlyn has recently branched out into performing with DJs, composing film scores, and musical arranging.
Proving that she is as talented as she is industrious, Kaitlyn thrives in both creative and scientific fields. She holds a bachelor's degree in Neuroscience from the University of Nebraska at Omaha, having conducted research in hormone analysis, electrophysiology, and synesthesia.