Preview: Violist Jennifer Stumm brings home a night of classical music at Eddie’s Attic [ArtsATL]

by Mark Gresham | 9 Sep 2012, ArtsATL

Jennifer Stumm first played Eddie's at the age of 16 as a fiddle player in a country band.

Jennifer Stumm first played Eddie’s at the age of 16 as a fiddle player in a country band.

The viola is the middle child among orchestral bowed string instruments. The players of its closest siblings, the violin and violincello, get far more fame and attention as featured soloists with U.S. orchestras. And while there are few truly well known, rock star viola virtuosi on the symphonic circuit in this country, Jennifer Stumm hasn’t let the odds deter her from making an international career out of playing the “big fiddle.” … • READ MORE on ArtsATL