SEBASTIAAN WEST is a senior at Mount Mansfield Union High School, who began studying piano at age 5 in the Netherlands. Currently a student of Paul Orgel, Mr. West has performed with Burlington Chamber Orchestra, Vermont All State Music Festival, Central Vermont Chamber Music Festival and is a member of the Vermont Youth Orchestra. Alongside his classical accomplishments, Sebastiaan leads a youth jazz combo, plays Irish button accordion with Young Tradition Vermont, and was the band leader for Fairfax Community Theater’s production of ‘Beehive: The 60s Musical.’
Sebastiaan is one of three concerto competition winners this season. Mr. West will perform the festive first movement of Ludwig van Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 1 this Sunday, January 20, 2019 at 3pm in the Flynn Center for the Performing Arts. Learn more.