Instrument

Violin

Hometown

Bethesda, Maryland

School

Homeschool

Studies Music at

Juilliard Pre-College

Ensemble(s)

Juilliard Pre-College Orchestra, Maryland Classic Youth Orchestras’ Philharmonic

Favorite Musician(s)

Alicia Keys, Maroon 5, Maxim Vengerov, Anne-Sophie Mutter, Jean-Yves Thibaudet, Jay-Z, Drake, Lady Gaga, The Black Keys, Radiohead, Dev, Ingrid Michaelson, Amy Winehouse, Lana Del Rey, Christina Aguilera

Interests/Accomplishments

● Joined the European Union Youth Orchestra and the Afghan Youth Orchestra for their Kennedy Center concerts

● Has been hip-hop dancing for the past four years

● Player on the Jackals Club Lacrosse team

● Has traveled to Switzerland, Turkey, Germany, London, France, Italy, Spain, the Dominican Republic, and Canada

● Hopes to pursue music and education as a career, and to start an outreach program focusing on youth involvement in classical music

Meet the rest of the 2013 orchestra.