Claire Cabral

Claire Cabral is a 13 year old cellist.
She began studying Suzuki cello at
age five with Lisa Vosdoganes. While
at Parker Elementary, she played in
the Parker Performing Strings for
four years, participated in HISD
Solo and Ensemble competitions,
earning top ratings for both solos and
ensembles, participated in the DFW
WOW Suzuki Institute Orchestra
and was principal cellist in HISD’s
All-City Symphony Orchestra. Since
she began middle school, she has
participated in AFA Chamber Music
Academy and AFA Summer Music
Festival, where she was principal
cellist in the Camerata orchestra,
and made Region 23 Symphony
Orchestra in 2016. Claire is in her
second year in Meyerland Performing
and Visual Arts Middle School’s
Sinfonia Orchestra and her first
season with Virtuosi. She currently
studies cello with Daphnee Johnson
and has recently started piano lessons
with Yung-Chiu Wang. Her other
interests include reading, studying
philosophy and ethics, and baking.