I remember a few years ago talking to my doctor, a family friend, about music and the arts in general. She finally said to me “…that’s why I’m a doctor, to keep people and artists like you alive…” That statement really made me reflect on my life.
My story is like so many other musicians I know. I began the violin when I was four years old earned a Bachelors and Masters in violin performance, and participated in many prestigious summer music festivals. Combined with practicing at least four hours every day, I’ve more than built up my resume to be considered a “professional” in my field. Read More