Colin Aponte, violin

Hometown: Blue Hill, Maine

Meet Colin

Colin appeared on Show 380 in Portland, Maine on November 20, 2019.

Colin Aponte (violin), 15, from Blue Hill, Maine is a sophomore at John Bapst Memorial High School. He studies violin with Dr. Anatole Wieck and is the concertmaster of the Bangor Symphony Youth Orchestra. He toured with the 2019 National Youth Orchestra (NYO2), a program of Carnegie Hall. In 2018, he had the opportunity to perform Vivaldi’s Concerto for Four Violins in B Minor with Midori, his brother Brandon (also a From the Top alum), and the Bangor Youth Symphony Orchestra. In addition to music, Colin is an active member of his high school and YMCA swim teams, and enjoys hover-boarding and juggling.

Listen to Colin

Show 380, Portland, ME
Introduction and Tarantella by Pablo de Sarasate along with guest host, pianist Orli Shaham