Neil Rao is winner of 2013 Whittenberg Scholarship

rao.jpgThe Fund for the Arts has announced that Neil Rao (percussion) is a 2013 winner of the Whittenberg Scholarship.  The William Tolbert Whittenberg Scholarship for Excellence was established in 1987 to enable gifted students with limited financial support to pursue advanced study in the performing arts.  <more>

Neil will be attending the Curtis Institute of Music this Fall.

He was also a winner of the LYO Concerto Competition in 2013 and played his own piece, Percussion Concerto, with the LYO Symphony Orchestra.

Recently Neil was featured on WHAS 11's Great Day Live. Click here to watch his interview and performance.