Meena Pak, 13, is an 8th grader at Memorial Middle School. This is her first year with Virtuosi after spending two years with the Houston Youth Symphony. She has been playing violin since she was 5 and began playing the viola in 6th grade. Meena began her studies under Padua Canty and is now studying with Hannah Watson. She has enjoyed earning positions and participating in the TMEA Region Middle School Orchestra and the American Festival of the Arts (AFA) Summer Music Festivals. Outside of orchestra, she enjoys listening to all genres of music, going to the theater, travelling and spending time with friends and family. She is excited and eager to be a part of the Virtuosi family this year.