Jason Hurlbut

San Diego, California

Eastman School of Music, BM in Applied Music, violin. Class of 2021
DePaul University, MM in Music Performance, violin. Class of of 2023

Summit Daily News Chair

Beginning violin at age nine, Jason Hurlbut studies with Janet Sung at DePaul University. Previously, he studied with Renee Jolles at the Eastman School of Music as well as Sally Thomas, Jan Sloman, and Ann Setzer at the Meadowmount School of Music. He was a youth finalist in the Schoenfeld International String Competition and has soloed with the Moscow Ballet. For fun Jason likes to read, run, and surf.

What is something interesting that people may not know about you?
I make great fish tacos

Name three of your favorite composers:
Johannes Brahms, Franz Schubert, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

When taking a break from music-making, what is your favorite thing to do?
Watching tv and running

What are you most looking forward to this summer with the NRO?
Meeting new people and getting a lot of performance experience