Holly and Ray began working in New York at the Village Vangard on a yearly basis in the mid 90s and in 2000 Brown began taking her on tours of the US and Europe as a guest with his trio. Also, in 2000 she married Mike Wofford, often touring with him in a quartet setting with Brown and Victor Lewis. In addition to her own quartet she has worked with Slide Hampton, Frank Wess, Kenny Barron, Cedar Walton, John Clayton, Houston Person, Regina Carter and Kevin Mahogany, among many others.
Currently Holly is Music Director for several series and festivals including Jazz in the City in New Brunswick, NJ and Jazz at Newport in Oregon. She’s recorded eleven CDs as a leader, the newest released this year with husband Mike Wofford: Live at Athenaeum Jazz, Vol. 2 on Capri Records.
- Flutopia by Dave Nathan
- Minor Miracle by Dan McClenaghan
- Minor Miracle by Michael P. Gladstone
- Minor Miracle by Jim Santella
- Minor Miracle by Jack Bowers
- Live at Athenaeum Jazz, Volume 2 by Dan McClenaghan
- Live at Athenaeum Jazz, Volume 2 by Michael P. Gladstone
- Live at Athenaeum Jazz, Volume 2 by Jerry D'Souza
- Low Life: The Alto Flute Project by Dan McClenaghan
February 05, 2010
Acclaimed Flutist Holly Hofmann Celebrates Release of New Capri CD...
March 09, 2002
Lee Konitz, Marilyn Crispell, Geri Allen, Ray Brown, Holly Hofmann...
"Along with Hubert Laws, Holly is frankly the best jazz flute player today." --Phil Woods
"Holly Hofmann is a leading force in changing the perception of jazz flute. While she can interpret ballads with unabashed lyricism she is just as likely to tear through a blues, artfully employing honks and growls." --Andrew Gilbert, Bay Area Jazz Writer
Recordings: As Leader | As Sideperson
Low Life: The Alto...
Live at Athenaeum...
Live at Jazz...