2020-21 Studied commercial violin with Ryan Joseph

2020-21 Studied with Elisabeth Small

2019/21-present Studied with Courtney LeBauer

2019 Studied with Jennifer John

2019 Studied chamber music with Annie Fullard

2019 Studied chamber music with Carmine Miranda

2016-19 Studied with Eun Sun Lee

2014-16 Studied with Donis Schweizer

2013-14 Studied with Carolyn Tackett

2006-13 Studied with Diana Popowycz


2020 Presented with the Robert Chesebro Award for the Most Outstanding Senior Musician

2020 Winner of the Carolina Youth Symphony Senior Concerto Competition

2019 Presented with the Catherine Crouch Award for Outstanding Musicianship

2019 Winner of the Kathleen Erwin Music Scholarship

2018 Winner of the Lesley Oakes Music Scholarship

2017 Winner of the Betty Van Buskirk Music Scholarship

2014 Winner of the Hendersonville Concerto Competition

2010/11 2nd place winner in the Laura Ingles Wilder Fiddle Contest Junior Division

2010/11 1st place winner in the Laura Ingles Wilder Fiddle Contest Trick Fiddle

Summer Festivals:

2019 McDuffie Labor Day Music Festival

2019 Belmont Strings Crossings Camp

2018 Interlochen Summer Strings Intensive Camp

2017 Concertmaster at the BJU Summer Music Festival


2019 Robert McDuffie

2019 Elisabeth Small

2018 Joan Kwuon

2017 Brandon Ironside

2016 Stefani Collins and Hero Matsuo

2016 Ara Greggorian

2013 Thomas Joiner


2022 Participated in a Violins of Hope Concert at Converse University which honored violins that survived WWII.

2022 Collaborated with soprano Amanda Diamond and pianist Arthur Decotiis for “A Winter’s Evening Concert”.

2016 Collaborated with Young Steinway Artist pianist Michael Drusdow and performed at the Cincinnati Art Museum, the Cincinnati Willis Music Steinway Gallery, and the Cincinnati Ronald MacDonald House.

Solo Experience:

2018 Performed as a soloist in the Tryon Fine Arts Center “Over the Top” Program

2016/17 Performed as a soloist for the Music in Landrum’s “Young Artist” Series

2014 Performed as soloist with the Hendersonville Symphony Orchestra


2022 Converse Student Piano Trio Performance at Piedmont Music Club, Spartanburg, SC

2022 Apprentice Musician with the Spartanburg Philharmonic Orchestra

2022 Member of Converse Symphony Orchestra

2022 Performed in the orchestra pit for Humperdinck’s Hansel and Gretel Opera with the Converse Opera.

2021 Member of the World Fiddle Ensemble at Belmont University

2020-21 Member of Belmont Symphony Orchestra

2020 Performed as violinist in “Bright Star” musical

2019 Performed in the “State of Mind” String Quartet at the Neva Langley Fickling Hall, Macon Georgia

2017 Participated in Orchestra Benefit Concert for Greenville Title I Schools

2016/19 Performed in Carnegie Hall, NYC with the Carolina Youth Symphony Orchestra (2019 concertmaster)

2014-20 Member of Carolina Youth Symphony Orchestra (Concertmaster 2018-20)

2014 North Carolina Allstate Honors Orchestra

2013-14 Concertmaster Hendersonville Symphony Youth Orchestra