Emily Geronimo

  • Program: Danbury Public Schools / VH1 Save the Music
  • School: South Street Elementary
  • Location: Danbury, Connecticut
  • Instrument: Violin

Tell us a little bit about yourself. Who nominated you? How long have you been playing your instrument?

My name is Emily Geronimo. I am 11 years old. I was born on 9/15/2008. I have been in the United States for 8 months. Despite the difficulty of the language, I love living here. In Brazil, I always wanted to take violin lessons, but unfortunately, it was not possible. I am very happy to have this opportunity.

What has music and/or your program taught you?


What is your favorite piece of music to play?

I haven't learned any music yet, but I'm really looking forward to playing.

What do you like to do for fun? Do you have any hobbies?

I like to ride a hoverboard. My hobby is watching TV series.

What is your favorite subject(s) in school? Why?

I like math, because I like to do calculations.

What are your plans for the future?

I want to be a doctor.