Instrument

Bassoon

Hometown

Wantagh, New York

School

Professional Children's School

Studies Music at

Juilliard Pre-College

Ensemble(s)

Juilliard Pre-College Orchestra

Favorite Musician(s)

Ravi Shankar, Edgar Meyer, Pete Townshend, David Byrne, David Bowie, Mstislav Rostropovich, Yo-Yo Ma, Lang Lang, Sergei Nakariakov, Sol Schoenbach, Chris Thile

Interests/Accomplishments

● Enjoys playing contrabassoon, painting, origami, and baroque music

● Interested in neuroscience, linguistics, anthropology, geography, eastern culture, astronomy, and philosophy

● Has traveled to Spain, France, Italy, and Switzerland

● Hopes to pursue a career in clinical psychology, psychotherapy, or baroque performance

Meet the rest of the 2013 orchestra.