May 22, 2013 at 1:00 am

Performing Arts

Nathaniel L. Huhta

Nathanial Huhta )

Clarkston High School

Grade-point average: 3.92

Parents: Jeffrey and Kimberly Huhta

College: Florida State University

Major: Bassoon Performance and Music Education

Career plans: Perform in an Orchestra and Teach at a University

Most influential teacher: Professor Jeff Lyman, University of Michigan

Achievements:

Michigan Youth Arts Festival Orchestra, 2011, 2013

Michigan Youth Arts Festival Band, 2012

Soloist at MSBOA Solo & Ensemble receiving a First Division Rating at District Competition and a score of 100 at State competition, 2011 & 2013; received a score of 96 at State competition, 2012

Principal Bassoonist Detroit Symphony Orchestra — Civic Orchestra - 2011 - Present

Principal Bassoonist Detroit Symphony Orchestra — Civic Wind Symphony - 2011-Present

Principal Bassoonist Detroit Symphony Orchestra — Dorati Woodwind Quintet - 2012-Present

MSBOA All State Band, 2011, 2012, & 2013

MSBOA District 4 Honors Band, 2010, 2011, 2012, & 2013

Central Michigan All State Band, 2010

Recognized by the Clarkston Foundation as an Outstanding Student in the Performing Arts, 2009, 2010, 2011 & 2012

Clarkston Marching Band — Band Member of the Year Honor, 2010, 2011 & 2012

Interlochen for the Arts World Youth Philharmonic Orchestra — 2012

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