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June 2018

Joins the PRIZM Music Camp and International Chamber Music Festival as faculty and performer

April 2018

Chineke! Orchestra reopens Southbank Centre's Queen Elizabeth Hall

September 2017

Gent Festival Van Vlaanderen debut with Chineke! Orchestra

August 2017

BBC Proms debut with Chineke! Orchestra 

Snape Maltings Proms debut with Chineke! Orchestra 

April 2017

Solo debut at University of Limerick Concert Hall in Limerick, Ireland

July 2016

Mondrian Trio takes part in the Boyne Music Festival 2016 Young Artist Programme

February 2016

Joins the RTE National Symphony Orchestra Mentoring Scheme

Masterclass performance at the National Concert Hall in Dublin, Ireland with Gottfried von der Goltz, Director of the Freiburg Baroque Orchestra

Featured in Berlin's VAN Magazine

September 2015

Featured on BBC3 In Tune with Sean Rafferty with Chineke! Orchestra members

Joins the Chineke! Orchestra and makes Southbank Centre Queen Elizabeth Hall concert debut

June 2015

Won the Great Music in Irish Houses Residency Programme

May 2015

Chamber Music coaching with mezzo, Ann Murray, DBE, on Schubert's Der Hirt auf dem Felsen (Shepherd on the Rock) 

April 2015

Masterclass and chamber music coaching with pianist Fali Pavri, Professor of Keyboard & Collaborative Piano at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

March 2015

National Concert Hall of Ireland solo debut

February 2015

The Vogler Quartett coaches me and my chamber ensembles in Milhaud's Suite for violin, clarinet, & piano; Libby Larsen's Slang; and Beethoven's Trio for clarinet, cello, & piano. 

December 2014

During the month of December I along with the other members of the following chamber works: Libby Larsen's Slang, Ned Rorem's Ariel, John Mackey's Breakdown Tango, and Richard Bullen's Garden of Forking Paths will receive coachings with Toronto-based cellist, conductor, and Co-Artistic Director of Queen of Puddings Music Theatre, Dairine Ni Mheadhra

The ensemble in which I'm playing Milhaud's Trio will be participating in a series of masterclasses hosted by the European Chamber Music Teachers' Association at their autumn gathering in Dublin, Ireland. 

I am so honored and humbled to announce that Composer and Assistant Professor of Classical Languages at Wake Forest UniversityT. H. M Gellar-Goad has composed and dedicates his latest work, Forest Primeval, to me. Scored for B-flat clarinet, cello, harp/synthesizer, and drum kit, this work sets the text Evangeline by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow.

August 2014

My first article for GoAbroad.com, Studying Abroad as a Minority, is published. Visit my author page here

May 2014 

I'm pleased to announce that I have been accepted into the Royal Irish Academy of Music in Dublin, Ireland where I will be persuing a Recital Artist Diploma and will be serving as a 1848 Scholar & Teaching Fellow