Nathaniel York

NAME: Nathaniel "Nate" York

ORCHESTRA: Symphony 

INSTRUMENT: Bassoon 

# OF YEARS IN YO: 2 years

SCHOOL: Walker Valley High School

GRADE: 11th Grade

PRIVATE TEACHER: Staci Spring

WHY I CHOSE MY INSTRUMENT: I fell in love with the bassoon solo in the second movement of Korsakov's Scheherazade, ultimately leading me to find a love for the rich collection of repertoire the bassoon offers.

WHAT I LOVE ABOUT THE YO: I love the YO because it creates more avenues for younger musicians to experience the wonderful world of music by creating a tightly-knit community of talented youth.