Hannah Peterson holds a Bachelor of Music degree from the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music, where she studied flute with Dr. Bradley Garner and piccolo with Dr. Heather Verbeck. Hannah has also studied with Adam Kuenzel, Greg Milliren, Julia Bogorad-Kogan, and Michele Frisch. She has performed in masterclasses for Michele Debost, Wissam Boustany, Mimi Stillman, Jill Felber, Alice Weinreb, and Aaron Goldman, among others.
Hannah is an active performer and teacher in the Twin Cities. In addition to teaching private flute lessons, she is the Woodwind Section Coach at St. Paul Central High School.
Recently, Hannah was a finalist in the 2014 Upper Midwest Flute Association Young Artist Competition and has performed solo and chamber recitals at The Schubert Club. She has played with the Bloomington Symphony Orchestra and will make her debut with the Mankato Symphony Orchestra in July 2015.
Having performed everywhere from the skyways of downtown Minneapolis to the Teatro Caio Melisso in Spoleto Italy, Hannah is a new music enthusiast who is equally passionate about chamber, solo, and large ensemble music. Ms. Peterson is especially fond of new music and has premiered works by Jennifer Higdon, Michael Daugherty, Dana Wilson, Stephen Paulus and many more.