Eva Wetzel, violin, began studying piano at age three and violin at age four. She attended the pre-college program at the Robert-Schumann-Hochschule Düsseldorf, graduated from the University of North Carolina School of the Arts High School and is currently pursuing her Bachelors of Music at UNCSA with Professor Ida Bieler. She has won many national and international competitions, including “Jugend Musiziert”, the Omega Talent Hunt and the MANC String Competition. She had the opportunity to attend the Aspen Music Festival and School to study with Professor Cornelia Heard. Eva is playing a violin by Marc de Sterke from 2011.