Dawson Hartman is a French horn player originally from Ann Arbor, Michigan. He is currently pursuing degrees in French Horn Performance and Electrical Engineering from the University of Michigan. Dawson studies under Professor Adam Unsworth and Professor Bryan Kennedy at UofM and has studied under Professor Andrew Pelletier at Bowling Green State University and Private Teacher Melanie Hellick. Dawson has performed with many local Michigan orchestras, including the Plymouth Philharmonic Orchestra and Adrian Symphony Orchestra. He is excited to share his first orchestral job experience with the musicians of the Lansing Symphony Orchestra and looks forward to a great season.