Alla Pobsuk is an eighth grader currently enrolled at Hyde Park Middle School. Her orchestra director is Jeremy Woolstenhulme. She is also a part of the Foundation to Assist Young Musicians foundation. She is a part of the orchestra directed by Timothy Thomas and learns with the advanced group. She plans on attending Clark High School with Dr. Cushinery. Alla has been playing violin for two and a half years. She currently studies with Susan Barton. She enjoys playing music from the baroque and romantic period. She also enjoys playing twenty-first century pop songs. Besides violin, Alla spends her time on a swim team.