Tyler is currently a sophomore at Clayton High School and is excited to begin his second year with the St. Louis Symphony Youth Orchestra. Tyler has been playing the cello for 6 years and currently studies under David Kim. Along with the cello, Tyler enjoys playing music and currently studies piano under Annette Burkhart. Outside of music Tyler plays tennis and swims for his high school, he will also be co-leading and founding Clayton’s Buskers Club, a student-led group of musicians who give back to the community through music. In his free time, Tyler enjoys photography, hanging out with friends, and spending time with his pet dog, Neo. Tyler would like to thank David Kim, Daniel Henderson, and all those who have guided and supported him throughout his journey.