Hesoo Cha, age 14, is a student of Ms. Sandy Yamamoto. She attends Westwood High School, where she participates in both the school orchestra and the Chamber Music in Public Schools (CHAMPS) program. As a freshman, she was selected to the TMEA All-State Symphony Orchestra and won The Pearl Amster Concerto Competition which led to a performance with the Austin Civic Orchestra. Also, this past summer, she was selected to attend the Luzerne Music Festival on a scholarship, where she studied with Ms. Danielle Belen. Among her many interests are eating tasty foods, going out with friends, reading, and playing duets with her brother.