On Deck with Amaya Smole

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Amaya Smole is a 15-year old violinist who was the runner-up in the Metropolitan Youth Symphony’s concerto competition.  As such, she got to play Saint-Saens’ “Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso” with the MYS Concert Orchestra this Spring.

Amaya Smole and her dad -who lives with ALS- after her solo performance with the MYS Concert Orchestra

In this episode, we’ll learn about Amaya’s love of music; about the butchery class she took this year; and about what it’s like to have a dad who is living with ALS.