Alicia loves being part of a big musical community, sharing her passion with other young people who want to make music a bigger part of their lives.
She was inspired to pick up the violin aged five after watching her sister having violin lessons. Aged seven, she discovered a new passion when she picked up the clarinet for the first time.
Alicia went on to audition and joined the National Childrens Orchestra and then the Royal Academy of Music. She describes how:
Alicia loves NYO’s mission to open up orchestral music to more young people. She says: