Jang Choe, currently an 8th grader at Hyde Park Middle School, has been playing the violin for 4 years, and studies with Yunior Lopez. Jang Choe is currently the Concertmaster of the Hyde Park Chamber Orchestra. During his time with the Chamber Orchestra, Jang has participated in the 2016 Hyde Park Europe Tour last March, lead by Jeremy Woolstenhulme and WorldStride Heritage Festivals. He performed the Vivaldi Spring first violin solo on the Europe Tour. Jang was the second violin principle for the CCSD MS Honor Orchestra and was also chosen in 2015 and 2016. Outside of his time, Jang plays his violin for nursing homes in the Las Vegas area. He has earned a President’s Gold Award for Community Service for 4 years in a row.