Ever since he started playing violin at 6 years old, Connor has had a passion for improving and exploring the many wonders that music has to offer. Connor earned his education from Berklee College of Music in Boston, Massachusetts and Central Washington University in WA state.
His instruction involved numerous...
Playing since the age of six, Grace's passion for music was quickly realized through the violin. With consistent lessons from esteemed instructors such as Kent Coleman, Simon James, and close mentorship with brilliant accompanist, Hiro David, Grace's modest participation in recitals soon led to competitions local and national. Her success...
About Christopher Chalaka
Christopher is a classical pianist and violinist based in Seattle, WA. He began playing piano when he was six-years-old and violin when he was nine. He was awarded first place in the Snohomish Music Teachers Association Student Concerto Competition as well as the Anna Rollins Johnson Scholarship Competition. He is...
Matt's journey as a musician began in 6th grade when he enthusiastically joined the school band. Matt was presented with a curious, giant brass instrument his teacher referred to as a "baritone". When he was asked to blow into it and see if he could make a noise, a...
Born and raised in Washington, Jennifer began her musical studies at the age of four. She first studied piano intensely from ages four through eight competing in competitions, festivals, and master classes. At the age of nine, she continued her piano practices while learning the violin with Jan Coleman until...
Washington state-born cellist Brooke Scholl completed her bachelor's degree in performance from Central Washington University with John Michel, also spending a quarter abroad in Vienna studying with Josef Luitz. She just completed her post-graduate studies earning an Artist Diploma from the Glenn Gould School of the Royal Conservatory of Music...
Violinist and violist Jonathan Graber has appeared as soloist, Concertmaster, principal player, or conductor with groups throughout the United States, Europe, and Central
America. He has held full-time teaching positions at Allegheny College, Dickinson College, The Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania and, most recently, the...
Aviva is a violinist by choice and a teacher by trade. She first began learning the violin in 4th grade at her elementary school, and has continued the pursuit of music every since. In addition to the regular school orchestra, Aviva performed in solo contests, chamber groups and youth symphonies...
Harrison Hedriana is passionate musician and teacher who is always excited to expand the musical horizons of himself and his students. A recent BA graduate from the music department at California State University, Chico, Harrison has dedicated his life to pursuing music and sharing his knowledge with others. Throughout university,...
Richard Quan picked up the violin at the age of six and has been playing the violin for 11 years, with a teaching experience of 3 and a half years. Richard is currently attending University of Washington, Bothell. Richard is fluent in English, Chinese (Mandarin), and Korean. He is a...
Martin started playing violin at age 9 and quickly found that he loved to play any stringed instrument he could get his hands on--including a sanxian (3-stringed Chinese lute) he picked up and performed on during a recent trip to China. He says, "Ever since I played my orchestra challenge...
About Charlotte Gilbert
, Bass Guitar
From bluegrass Hopper family to Honor Band, Choir, and Orchestra, Charlotte has a broad-range of musical heritage and experience. Charlotte played bass guitar and sang with her famous fiddling sister Jana Jae and backed up Jana and Buck Owens with her band. Combining country, rock, and pop, she had several...