Lucas Velasquez

Lucas Velasquez is a 14 year old freshman at Cypress Ranch High School, under the direction of Elizabeth Ledford. This is his first season with Virtuosi of Houston. He has been playing the cello for 3 years, currently studying with Mrs. Wendy Butler of the Houston Ballet Orchestra. He has also been studying piano for 8 years and guitar for nearly 9 months at All About Music and Arts. Lucas has participated in the 2017 Virtuosi of Houston summer workshop and was a member of Region 27 Symphony Orchestra for his 8th grade year. He enjoys playing games,  spending time with friends, folding paper airplanes, traveling around the world and baking cookies.