Briscia Vasquez is a violist who started playing when she was 11. Briscia was self taught until her freshman year of high school. She has been taught by Whitney Madsen her freshman year and also by Greg Maldonado her junior year of high school.
Briscia has been principal violist all through out her middle school years, three years in high school, and also at the FAYM summer camp where she received a scholarship. Briscia has performed in various orchestras such as the Honor Orchestra for four years, Las Vegas Youth Philharmonic, the Honors Performance Series in Carnegie Hall, Orchestra Futura and also a community service orchestra in her high school club, “Spirit of Music.” Briscia was in the top 3 nominees in the Nevada Chamber Symphony competition. She looks forward to new ideas and opportunities to learn and hopes to improve always.