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Willine Thoe, assistant principal viola

Oct 24 2018

Where did you grow up?  Hong Kong.

Where do you currently live?  Boston, MA.

What instruments do you play?  Viola, piano, and violin.

Educational background:  BM at Eastman; MM at NEC; DMA at BU.

Family, Pets, Kids:  Husband and a 2 year old son.

If you couldn’t be a musician, what would be your dream job?  Travel guide writer.

Any non-musical hobbies?  Photography, knitting, traveling.

Favorite eats in Portland?  Sapporo.

Contact Info for potential students: (e) beezai@yahoo.com

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