A native Houstonian, cellist Sarah Song is a graduate of Eastman School of Music under the tutelage of David Ying (Ying Quartet). Prior to her studies at Eastman, Song received her Bachelor’s Degree from Indiana University, Jacobs School of Music, with Brandon Vamos (Pacifica Quartet).
Her passion for teaching has led her to many outreach programs across the Houston area including working with lower-income orchestral programs for young students.
In the Rochester community, Song enjoys teaching through ROCmusic, a collaborative partnership between The Hochstein School and six other organizations.
A founding member of the Distortion Quartet, she is interested in expanding the traditional concert experience through audience engagement with a basis of theoretical findings.
More About Sarah Song
Instrument: Cello, chamber music coach
Joined Hochstein: 2020
Hometown: Houston, TX
When I’m not at Hochstein, you can find me: in the kitchen! I love to cook!
My favorite local restaurant: Abyssinia
Favorite places to travel: Europe, Montreal, California
Favorite movie, tv show, composer: I love to watch The Great British Bake-off
What people would be surprised to know about me: I love horror films