Sean Diehl

Andover, Massachusetts

McGill University, Bachelor of Violin Performance

Town of Silverthorne Chair

This fall, Sean Diehl will be a 4th year undergrad at McGill University, where he studies violin performance with Andrew Wan. His previously studied at the New England Conservatory Prep School with Robyn Bollinger, Soovin Kim, and Jason Horowitz. He also had the opportunity to tour Iceland, Norway, and Central Europe with the Youth Philharmonic Orchestra during his time at NEC. When not playing violin, Sean enjoys playing tennis and listening to records.

What is something interesting that people may not know about you?
I have won multiple USTA tennis tournaments.

Name three of your favorite composers:
Karol Szymanowski, Richard Wagner, Richard Strauss

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

What are you most looking forward to this summer with the NRO?
Being in an engaging orchestral environment with people who are just as moved by such an experience as I am.