Curriculum Vitae

Sylvia Brown

Cellist

About

Sylvia is a student at Shawnee Mission South High School, graduation candidate of 2024. She studies cello under Ho Anthony Ahn of Leawood, Kansas.

Master Classes

Glenn Korff School of Music / University of Nebraska Masterclass with Zlatomir Fung – Concerto in B Minor, Op. 104 – Allegro – Antonín Dvořák
October 2022

Glenn Korff School of Music / University of Nebraska Masterclass with Dr. Ruth Boden – Boccherini Cello Concerto in B Flat Major
October 2020

CHAMBER ENSEMBLES

Opus 76 Rider Quartet – 2021 – Present
Interlochen Arts Camp – High School Strings Chamber Music – 2022
Opus 76 Sunrise Quartet – 2019-2021

Solos, Honors and AwardS

Northland Symphony Orchestra Young Artist Competition – 3rd Place – 2022
Overland Park Orchestra Youth Soloist Competition / Soloist – 2022
KMEA All State Gold Orchestra, 3rd chair – 2021/22
KMEA East Central District Gold Orchestra, 1st chair – 2021/22
KMEA All State Orchestra, 4th chair – 2020/21
KMEA East Central District Gold Orchestra, 2nd chair – 2020/21

Large Ensembles

Youth Symphony of Kansas City – Symphony Orchestra – 2021 – Present
World Youth Symphony – Interlochen Arts Camp – Summer – 2022
Youth Symphony of Kansas City – Debut / Academy 2018-2021
Shawnee Mission South Symphonic Orchestra – 2020 – Present

FESTIVALS / Camps

Chosen Vale International Cello Seminar – 2021
Heartland Chamber Music Festival – 2019 – 2021
Glenn Korff School of Music / University of Nebraska Cellobration – 2021
Shawnee Mission South Chamber Music 2020 – Present
Heartland Chamber Music Junior Festival – 2019
Mark Woods Rock Orchestra Camp – 2019
KC Strings Summer Camp – 2019
University of Kansas Cello Festival – 2019
Indian Woods Middle School Solo & Ensemble Festival – 2019
Youth Symphony of Kansas City Summer Camp – 2018

Teaching / Mentoring

Shawnee Mission South High School – Freshman Orchestra Cadet Instructor – 2021/22
Private Lessons / Elementary & Middle School Students – 2021 – Present