March 21, 2012

Benjamin Holthaus

Benjamin Holthaus is the Principal English Horn in the Des Moines Symphony. He holds degrees from Drake University and Temple University, where he earned his master’s degree and studied with Louis Rosenblatt, the English horn player of the Philadelphia Orchestra. He currently teaches in the Waukee School District where he lives with his wife and sons and serves as the music director at the First Baptist Church in Johnston.