John Bennett
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John Bennett was born and raised in the Bay Area and attended San Francisco State University. His cello teachers include Allen Gove, Margaret Rowell and Irene Sharp, with chamber music coaching from Bonnie Hampton and Roy Bogas. Currently Mr. Bennett has a private studio in Vallejo. He is a member of the Vallejo Symphony and the Napa Valley Symphony and freelances as much as time permits. In addition, he is a member of the guitar/cello duo of "John and Jun" which plays traditional, folk, and popular music. He and his wife, Karen Balabanian, often perform cello/piano duets.