Jooyeong Kwak, age 17, is a grade 12 student in the IB program at White Oaks Secondary School. She began learning the violin at age 6 after joining a children’s orchestra in Toronto. Currently, she is studying under Myron Moskalyk whom she has been working with for the past 5 years. She has completed her RCM Grade 9 exam in violin and Grade 10 exam in piano and is now working towards her Grade 10 exam in violin and ARCT diploma in piano. She has won several awards at music festivals as well as taking part in a number of orchestras, choirs, and string ensembles. At school, she has played the flute in her school concert band, participated in her school choir, and currently attends HOSA.