From the Top Band, Ensemble

Hometown: Boston, MA

Meet From the Top Band

From the Top created a series of Classical Music Pop Covers featuring a variety of young musicians and guest artists. They are credited here.

“Best Day of My Life” Cover

Derek Wang, piano
Yuki Beppu, violin
Haig Hovsepian, violin
Martine Thomas, viola
Lev Mamuya, cello
Christopher Laven, bass
Brian Nam, percussion

Singers: Neo Gcabo, Brooke Graves, Isabel Fox, Lena Harris, Alexis Lujares, Allysa Lujares, Marija Milenkovic, Madeline Parascandola, Julianne Schochet, Lucy Sinclair

Teacher: Kent Sinclair

“GØ” with Snarky Puppy

Michael League, bass/bandleader
Marcelo Woloski, percussion
Sena Cho, violin
Olivia Elerson, flute
Noah Lee, cello

“Stressed Out” with Project Trio

Can’t Stop The Feeling – Justin Timberlake (Classical Cover)

Allegra Whiting, Cello
Olivia Staton, Flute
Corine Chartré-Lefebvre, French Horn
Shintaro Taneda, Violin
Arjun Ganguly, Viola
Miray Ito, Violin
Lucas Sanchez, Percussion

Express Yourself – Jon Batiste & Stay Human

Violin: Talia Kee
Violin: Hannah Ryu
Cello: Michael Arumainayagam
Trumpet: Ned Searls
Saxophone: Chris Morse
Double Bass: Kebra-Seyoun Charles
Piano: Evren Ozel
Percussion: Avery Logan
Rapper: Lotus Taylor of The Hip Hop Transformation (
Vocalists: Jackie Smook, Thalia Cook-Hansen, Teresa Flaherty, Nicole Levenson, Jeremy Powers, Beckett Azevedo, Skylar Aldrich, and Wilson Hsu. Artists: Vianna Mach, Sumeya Ali, Steven Kauvaka, Meleeza Pires, Jacob Gaveia-Parejo, Nikol Vladiuska, Patrick Ly, Armani Thomas, Milü Abel, and Alun Yuen

Feel the Light

Derek Wang

Henry Ayanna
Yuki Beppu
Esther Choi (video)
Tristan Flores (recording)
Christine Hong

Alex D’Amico
Wilson Hsu

Tommy Chen
Evan Hsu

Hannah Levine

Mai Nguyen

Hyuk Joo Hwang

Andrew Eurdolian

Fiona Qu

Marcel Oliart

Sarah Siegel

Can’t Feel My Face/Where Are Ü Now (Mashup Cover)

Haig Hovsepian, Violin
Hannah Ryu, Violin
Mira Williams, Viola
Allison Drenkow, Cello
Christopher Stryker Ross, Double Bass
Derek Wang, Piano
SiEon Choi, Flute
Dana Schneider, Harp
Sam Palermo, Percussion

A Movie Music Medley

Piano: Derek Wang
Violin: Yuki Beppu
Violin: Esther Choi
Viola: Martine Thomas
Cello: Audrey Chen
Bass: Peter Firmin
Flute: Mai Nguyen
Clarinet: Allen Yang
Bassoon: Rueben Stern
Hosts: Samuel & Isaiah Brissette-Hatch