Kody Cardamone

Austin, TX

Baylor University, Bachelor of Music, 2023

Kody Cardamone is a native of the “Keep It Weird” city of Austin Texas. He began studying with Sandor Ostlund at Baylor University in the Fall of 2019. During previous summers, Kody has attended the Orford Music Academy and the Texas Music Festival. Outside of Bass, Kody’s interests include almost exclusively wearing Apple Shirts and cooking exorbitant amounts of pasta.

What is something interesting that people may not know about you?
For most of my time in High School and College, I wore only Apple Shirts, shorts, long socks and loafers.

Name three of your favorite composers:
Tchaikovsky, Mahler, Bach

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

What are you most looking forward to this summer with the NRO?
I hope to explore in great detail what it means to make great music with other fantastic players.