Chaz Salazar, flute

Hometown: Phoenix, AZ

Meet Chaz

Chaz Salazar appeared most recently on Show 208, recorded in January 2010, at age 17. He also appeared on Show 191.

Program bio from Show 208:

Chaz Salazar (Flute), 17, is a recipient of From the Top’s $10,000 Jack Kent Cooke Young Artist Award. A native of Phoenix, AZ, he is a senior at Cesar Chavez High School and studies music with Judy Conrad at Rosie’s House, a music academy that provides free private lessons to children of low-income families. Chaz is a member of the Phoenix Youth Symphony, where he is principal flute, the Arizona All-State Orchestra, several small ensembles, and his high school’s band and orchestra. Check out his hair, it stands straight up!

Listen to Chaz

Show 208, Boston, MA
"Summerland" by William Grant Still

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