Eliza Sambilay, 14, an eighth grader in Thurman White MS soon to be freshman in Green Valley who has been studying the viola for three years. She is currently studying under Mrs. Bennett. She has participated in the Solo ensemble and the CCSD Honor Orchestra. She began to play the viola at age 11 in sixth grade and has developed a great passion for it. She is also academically advanced soon to be taking up all honor classes and AP. Even though she is still young and has only taken up three years of studying the viola in the future she looks forward to working with the Las Vegas Young Artists Academy Orchestra and to learn also participate more many different music programs.