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Performance Today®

with host Fred Child

Young Artist in Residence: Phoenix Avalon

Violinist Phoenix Avalon Will Keeler
15min 27sec : Phoenix Avalon Interview Part 1
16min 27sec : Phoenix Avalon Interview Part 2
15min 2sec : Phoenix Avalon Interview Part 3

Phoenix Avalon was just 18 months old when he saw the wooden instrument and knew he wanted to play the "liolin," His parents said if he was still interested at age three, he could start violin lessons. He was.

Now 16 years old, the violin has taken Phoenix Avalon from his hometown of Santa Fe, New Mexico, to the Cleveland Institute of Music and now to the Performance Today studios where is he our newest Young Artist in Residence. He performs in the studio with pianist Hsin-I Huang.


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