Naoto Osako

Naoto Osako, age 14, is a freshman at Kinder High School for the Performing and Visual Arts (HSPVA) and has been playing the violin since age of 6, under Mr. Ton Ta. Naoto is currently in his second year with Virtuosi of Houston. He has been selected to be in the TMEA Region 23 Symphony orchestra for 4 years and earned the highest rank in UIL Solo and Ensemble. He had been in Pin Oak Middle School Orchestra, directed by Ms. Macleay, and is now in HSPVA Symphony Orchestra, directed by Dr. Smith. In his free time, Naoto enjoys solving Rubik’s cubes, watching movies and anime, and creating plastic models.