Julia Zhao is a passionate young musician who has enjoyed the subject from a very young age. She is going into 9th grade this fall and is excited to keep doing what she loves. Julia plays the violin and piano. She has been playing piano since the age of 7, and violin since the age of 9. Julia is an enthusiastic member of many orchestras, including her middle school’s chamber and symphonic orchestras, as well as the Norwalk Youth Symphony. She hopes to continue to be a part of such groups in the future. In her free time, Julia enjoys singing and also participates in many music summer camps. She likes teaching other students and sharing her love of music.