E. has played classical guitar for 13 years with the Childbloom Guitar Program. They are also a 6-year member of the award-winning Austin Bella Corda Classical Guitar Ensemble.

The Austin Bella Corda Guitar Ensemble plays in the 2017 GFA International Ensemble Competition Winners' Concert. Click here to watch a video of their performance. They begin playing at 20:30.

First Place: Guitar Foundation of America's International Ensemble Competition (2017)

In 2017, the ensemble of which E. is a member competed in the Guitar Foundation of America's inaugural International Ensemble Competition and won, but not without some obstacles in their way. Read this article that describes how a stranger in the audience saved the group when E.'s tuning knob broke, right as they were about to perform.