ADDRESSAmtrak Station - BFD, Truxtun Avenue, Bakersfield, CA, USA
TIMEMarch 25, 2018
12:30 PM - 12:35 PM
Giana, who was born in 2003, is a freshman at Stockdale High School and a member of the Symphonic Orchestra. She started playing the violin at age 6 and joined Ronald Reagan Elementary School’s advanced orchestra at age 8 (third grade). She participated in Strolling Strings (4 years), Kern County Honor Orchestra (3 years), CMEA Solo and Ensemble Festival, and has been a part of Bakersfield Youth Symphony Orchestra for two years. Other than playing the violin, Giana loves to draw and appreciates the arts. Christina Xin was born in 2003 and raised in Bakersfield, CA. The first instrument she became interested in was the piano. She took her first lessons when she was five. In the third grade, Christina began violin lessons, and joined the advanced orchestra at her school. As she entered seventh grade, she became much more active in other music programs, such as Kern County Honor Orchestra, Strolling Strings, and CMEA Solo Ensemble Festival. Now, as a freshman at Stockdale High School, Christina has joined the school’s Symphonic Orchestra. Outside of the Symphonic Orchestra, she has also joined the Bakersfield Youth Symphony Orchestra. Besides her passion for the violin, Christina is also a part of her school’s Girls’ Varsity Golf Team.