Alec Glass - Cellist
Alec Glass is a junior at California State University, Northridge where he is studying Cello Performance with Diane Roscetti. Growing up in Connecticut, Alec started playing cello at the age of 9 and continued playing in orchestras through middle school. In 2012, he moved to California and while attending Westlake High School, played in several honors orchestras and had worked his way up to the Principal Cellist of the Chamber Orchestra when he graduated in 2015. Alec then started at Moorpark College where he studied cello with Ashley Walters and performed in the Moorpark College Symphony under the direction of Professor James Song for 3 years.Since transferring to CSUN in 2019, Alec has been a member of the CSUN Symphony, in addition to performing with several chamber groups and currently preparing for a Spring recital. As part of CSUN’s inaugural Cellobration series, in February Alec had the opportunity to play for Ben Hong, the Associate Principal Cellist of the LA Philharmonic, as well as other renowned visiting cellists. This will be Alec’s first solo performance with an orchestra and is honored that it will be with the Moorpark Symphony.