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John Hollenbeck

John Hollenbeck

Percussionist-composer John Hollenbeck likes girls-or at least their names. He has led three bands with female titles-the Claudia Quintet, Quartet Lucy and the Mary-Noelle Trio.

“At the time that I formed these groups, I was a lonely guy,” he smiles. “I guess I took ‘music is my mistress’ literally.”

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