Horn Performer and Teacher in Vancouver, BC
Holly Bryan is an accomplished horn performer and teacher based in Vancouver, BC, on the unceded territories of the xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam), Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish), and Sel̓íl̓witulh (Tsleil-Waututh) Nations. She enjoys a diverse performance schedule which includes frequent performances with the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra, Victoria Symphony and the Vancouver Film Orchestra. She is passionate about chamber music and plays in several chamber groups including the Fireside Quintet, John Avison Chamber Orchestra and BRAZZ.
In addition to live performances, Holly is a skilled session musician and has been recorded for several albums and film soundtracks.
Holly also plays the natural horn and has performed with period instrument orchestras including the Victoria Baroque Players, Julliard415 and the Pacific Baroque Orchestra. She joined Les Violons du Roy for their tour to South Korea and China in 2019.
When she isn't playing or teaching the horn, Holly is an avid cyclist and enjoys immersing herself in nature by hiking, canoeing and backcountry camping.