Waverly Alexander
Talent Development Program
8th Grade, Violin

Waverly Alexander

 

Biography

Waverly Reece Alexander is an eighth-grade student at Northwestern Middle School. She began studying the Suzuki method of violin at the age of three under Ms. Marina Dmitriyev. She chose to play the violin because of the powerful and elegant sound that could be created by such a small instrument. Waverly has always loved music and the violin, being the smallest of stringed instruments allows her to have full command. Four years later, she enrolled in the William Pu Music Academy under the tutelage of Mr. Patrick Ryan. Waverly is entering her third year with the Talent Development Program and currently studies with Ms. Carolyn Hancock. Under the tutelage of Ms. Hancock Waverly has transformed as a violinist. Waverly made it into GMEA 2021 and has attended Interlochen Arts Academy, and Franklin Pond summer camp. She is currently a member of Metropolitan Youth Symphony Orchestra (MYSO), and the Fulton County Youth Orchestra. She is also first chair at Northwestern Middle School Orchestra.

When Waverly is not performing, she enjoys spending time with her friends and family. She is an avid reader and devours books in her spare time. She loves to swim and play tennis. She is a budding artist studying painting, digital art and sketching. She loves to volunteer at school and is a member of her school Junior Beta Club.