Noah Sonderling

La Crescenta, CA

University of Texas at Austin Butler School of Music, DMA in Piano Performance, 2024
Indiana University Jacobs School of Music, MM in Piano Performance, 2020
Indiana University Jacobs School of Music, BM in Piano Performance, 2018

Noah Sonderling is currently a piano fellow with the New World Symphony in Miami Beach, Florida. He joins NRO for the first time this summer, having previously been an orchestral keyboard fellow three times at the Aspen Music Festival. Noah has won prizes in the Sidney Wright Accompanying Competition and Indiana University concerto competition, among others. His teachers have included Menahem Pressler, Norman Krieger, Anton Nel, and Elisabeth Wright.

What is something interesting that people may not know about you?
If I had to choose a non-musical field to go into, I would pick paleontology.

Name three of your favorite composers:
Johannes Brahms, Robert Schumann, Gy├Ârgy Ligeti

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?
Learning more repertoire, and more about performing as a concerto soloist.