Natalie Hill has been a freelance violinist in the Denver area since 1980. She plays regularly with the Colorado Symphony Orchestra, the Evergreen Chamber Orchestra, Musica Sacra Chamber Orchestra, the Mercury Ensemble String Quartet, Colorado Ballet Orchestra and the Voice of the Wood Chamber Players. She has played in the Grand Teton Music Festival as well as the Peter Britt Festival in Oregon. Over the years, she has backed up fantastic soloists such as Joshua Bell, Luciano Pavarotti, YoYo Ma, Ray Charles, Chuck Berry, Tony Bennett, John Denver, Josh Groban, Sammy Davis Jr., Amanda Palmer, Sarah McLachlan, Earth Wind and Fire and Led Zeppelin.
Natalie has a home full of music; her husband is timpanist, world musician and composer, Bill Hill, from the CSO, her daughter, Nadya, is also a professional violinist as well as an opera/jazz/world music singer and her son, Colin, is a jazz and rock drummer and electronic music composer. She is a fifth generation Colorado citizen, whose father was an opera singer, grandfather was a violinist and great-grandfather was a violin maker! What would this world be without music! Natalie is thrilled to be playing with the Lone Tree Symphony Orchestra!