Trumbull student Julian Shively, will be a soloist performing in the Neighborhood Music School’s Greater New Haven Youth Ensembles Spring Concert on Sunday, May 12, at 2 p.m., at Yale’s Battell Chapel on College St. in New Haven.
As a member of the NMS Concert Orchestra, Julian will be the featured piano soloist, performing Chopin’s “Concerto No. 2, Op. 21 for Piano and Orchestra.” He started playing piano at the age of four and has been studying at NMS with Erika Schroth for the past five years. He is12-years-old and is in 7th grade at Hillcrest Middle School. He practices his piano 45 minutes a day and also plays the cello and dabbles on the electric guitar, keyboard and improvisation. He loves playing with electronics and making videos.