Edwardo Rios

Edwardo Rios 1

Houston, TX

University of North Texas BM Performance 2018

String Quartet Underwriters:
Barbara Strauss and Paul Finkel

String Quartet Musician’s Chair Underwriters:
Barbara and Jim Calvin

A Texas native, Edwardo was self taught until finally studying with Susan Dubois at the University of North Texas for his undergraduate studies. He has performed as a soloist with the NRO and the UNT Symphony Orchestra. Edwardo also plays with the Grant Park Orchestra in Chicago during the summer. When not performing, he enjoys hiking, playing tennis, cooking, and a nice bottle of Topo Chico.

Years with the NRO:
2015 & 2017

What was your most memorable moment with the NRO?
Definitely getting to solo with the orchestra alongside my peers!