Sarah Freiberg Ellison
Sarah Freiberg, a tenured member of the Handel and Haydn Society, performed with Boston Baroque, Philharmonia Baroque (San Francisco), Portland Baroque (Oregon), Seattle Baroque, and the Boston Early Music Festival. Cellist of the period instrument Rowe’s Lane Quartet and a performer with Music at Eden’s Edge and Blue Hill Bach, Sarah also plays in the duo “Tutti Bassi” with Colleen McGary-Smith. As corresponding editor for STRINGS magazine, she has contributed dozens of articles and reviews. Sarah penned editions of long forgotten Guerini cello sonatas, and recorded them and Laurenti sonatas for Centaur. She teaches at the Amherst Early Music Festival, as well as in Historical Performance at Boston University, and is Chair of Strings at the Powers Music School. Sarah received D.M.A. and M.M. degrees from S.U.N.Y. Stony Brook, and holds degrees from the San Francisco Conservatory, Brown University, and the Mozarteum in Salzburg, Austria.