Silvia Amaya

  • Program: VH1 Save the Music / Danbury Public Schools
  • School: Park Avenue School
  • Location: Danbury, Connecticut
  • Instrument: Saxophone

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

Mr. Mauro nominated me. I've played the saxophone since 4th and 5th grade.

What has music and/or your program taught you?

I've learned that some music parts can be played at a certain volume. I've also learned good dynamics and teamwork.

What is your favorite piece of music to play?

Faded by Alan Walker, Lovely and Bad Guy by Billie Eilish

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

I like to draw.

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

Writing because you can write about almost anything.

What are your plans for the future?

Being able to buy myself my own saxophone and practice more on it.