Cello, Amos Yang Masterclass
Karissa is a junior at Lynbrook High School. She began cello lessons at age ten and currently studies with Ms. Adelle-Akiko Kearns. Karissa is principal cellist of Senior Symphony and has passed both the cello and piano ABRSM grade 8 exams with distinction. Despite having to endure the burden of math homework at school, Karissa enjoys volunteering her time to perform for senior citizens as well as mentor young musicians. In addition to music, Karissa loves playing basketball for her school team, reading about economic trends, and watching Cantonese dramas.