Principal Second Violin Battelle Chair Alicia Hui began her musical studies at the age of four and made her orchestral debut at the Joseph Meyerhoff Symphony Hall in Baltimore, Maryland at age nine. Since then, she has soloed with numerous orchestras including the Arlington Symphony, Williamsburg Symphony Orchestra, the Edmonton Symphony, the Firelands Symphony Orchestra; the National Repertory Orchestra, the Zurich Symphony Orchestra, and the Latvian Philharmonic Chamber Orchestra. Ms. Hui was accepted into the Curtis Institute of Music of Philadelphia at age 11 where she studied with Mr. Victor Danchenko and received her bachelor’s degree at sixteen. She received her master’s degree, artist diploma, and professional studies at the Cleveland Institute of Music under the tutelage of David Cerone, Paul Kantor, and William Preucil. Ms. Hui is currently the Principal Second Violin of Columbus Symphony. She was guess concertmaster with the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra 2011 season. She previously served as assistant concertmaster of the Akron Symphony Orchestra and the Firelands Symphony Orchestra, and as Principal Second Violin of the Canton Symphony Orchestra. Ms. Hui participated and performed at the Ishikawa Musical festival in Japan, Soesterberg Music Festival in Amsterdam, and the Keshet Eilon Master Course in Israel. In addition, she was award fellowships at the Perlman Music Festival, the National Repertory Orchestra, the Aspen Music Festival, the Amelia Island Chamber Music Festival, the Banff Chamber Music Festival, and the Bowdoin Music Festival.