Sydney Adedamola

LA Orchestra Fellow: violin

Boston native Sydney Adedamola, who began playing the violin at a very young age, progressed through the Boston Youth Symphony Orchestra organization while participating in its Intensive Community Program, playing in concerts and mentoring younger students. She attended Milton Academy and New England Conservatory’s preparatory school where she was a member of the premier Youth Philharmonic Orchestra and toured Ireland as a soloist and concertmaster of the Milton Academy Chamber Orchestra. She graduated from USC Thornton School of Music, where she studied with Dr. Lina Bahn. She has been a member of the Young Musician Foundation’s Debut Chamber Orchestra since 2017, has performed in masterclasses taught by such distinguished musicians as Midori Goto, Paul Watkins, Lawrence Dutton, Ian Swensen and Michael Tree, and is an avid believer that classical music is for everyone.

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S E S S I O N spiva

Produced in collaboration with Four Larks, SESSION featured the world premiere of The Body Overcome by Derrick Spiva Jr, hindustani vocalist Saili Oak, a US premiere by composer Juan Pablo Contreras and works by Conor Brown, Salina Fisher and Reena Esmail.

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LA Orchestra Fellowship

The LA Orchestra Fellowship is a two-year orchestra intensive for musicians on violin, viola, and cello.

Fellows are mentored in chamber and orchestral performance and gain invaluable experience while training and playing alongside Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra musicians, faculty at USC Thornton and mentor members of the Inner City Youth Orchestra of Los Angeles.