Hometown: Owatonna, Minn.
Piece: Richard Strauss — Horn Concerto No. 1 in E-flat, Op. 11 II. Andante and III. Allegro
Why do you love to perform?
I perform because it feeds who I am and it allows me to share quality music. I also perform to chase the musical moment that I have had once. Because of this moment I want to be in a major symphony orchestra, and make a career as a horn player.