Alex Yang is a Grade 4 student at Basinview Drive Elementary School in Bedford and has been studying violin since 2016 with Dr. Gillian Smith at the Maritime Conservatory of Performing Arts. Alex is the winner of the Maritime Conservatory’s Julie Myra String Scholarship in 2018. He is also the NSRMTA Trophy winner of  Kiwanis Music Festival in 2017 and 2018. Alex gratefully acknowledges the support of Dr. Gaétan Lang of Halifax, who has provided a beautiful violin and bow for Alex’s use.