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Henderson plays his violin like his dancer co-stars use their bodies, with seemingly effortless passion”

                - N.Y. Theater Review

"The program featured “The Four Seasons” by Antonio Vivaldi and a wild take on the same work by composer Astor Piazzolla. Standout soloists were Brendon Elliot and Josh Henderson respectively"

- D.C. Performing Arts Examiner 

"Violin soloists Josh Henderson and Jessica McJunkins were particularly good at communicating the spirit of the music without compromising technique and intonation."

- The Charleston Post & Courier

“The songs are original and the violinist, the globetrotting Josh Henderson, is phenomenal."

                - Dossier Journal

"Henderson played the flurrying solo part beautifully and with emotion that clearly infected the rest of the players"

                 - The Charleston Post and Courier

"Gilbertson interacts a bit with her excellent backing band, including the talented and handsome Josh Henderson on violin as an excellent musical foil." 

               - The Huffington Post

"The music and the musicians do an especially beautiful job of enhancing this production. JOSH HENDERSON’s violin work is heavenly."

               - Garden State Journal

"Josh Henderson is a shining star, almost stealing the show with his translation of passion into his instrument."

                - Usher Nonsense

"Violinist Josh Henderson freely applied effects to his sound, at one point shredding through what was basically a metal guitar solo played on a violin." 
              
                - Columbia Free Times
Violinist Josh Henderson freely applied effects to his sound, at one point shredding through what was basically a metal guitar solo played on a violin - See more at: http://www.free-times.com/blogs/columbias-indie-classical-cred-keeps-rising#sthash.qGbeKF2H.dpuf

“Simply put, the “band,” is excellent… Henderson stands out with booming violin work”

                - Review Fix

"Violinist Josh Henderson performs a sexy pas de deux with her, the sounds of his instrument duetting beautifully with Gilbertson’s lovely soprano."

               - Nite Life Exchange

Josh Henderson’s violin played an integral role in Whale Belly’s sound. At the beginning of its set, dissonant violin strokes jarred listeners. By the end, each movement of the bow captured and infused added feeling in the lyrics delivered by lead vocalist Todd Bogin.”

                   -The Onion's A.V. Club Madison

"On stage with the poets was Josh Henderson, a versatile violinist. The classical/jazz violinist was a great counter to the hip-hop rhythms of the spoken word."

               -Twin Cities Daily Planet

“It might be the trio’s undeniable chemistry or the hip-hop violin accompaniment provided by Josh Henderson that makes the show a fast-paced flurry of cultural dialogue.”

                -The Minnesota Daily

 

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