NICHOLAS ON VIOLIN

Nicholas Brady is Concertmaster of the Baroque Ensemble at the Center for Gifted Young Musicians at Temple University.

At four years old, Nicholas debuted at the Carmel Bach Festival, where he was the youngest performer in its 77-year old history. The same year, he also joined Youth Music of Monterey County Orchestra and won its concerto competition. Since then he has soloed with YMMC, Monterey Pops, Bucks County, and Ambler symphony orchestras and has won numerous competitions, including Crescendo, Vivace, and Young Virtuosos of Tomorrow. He has performed at Kimmel Center, Carnegie Hall, and Sunset Center (Carmel, CA).

Nicholas studies violin with Michael Ludwig and piano with Dr. Ariane Alexander. He attends Greenfield Middle School, plays basketball, and is an avid Warriors fan.