Location(s): Fairfax, Alexandria, Springfield, Falls Church, Vienna, Annandale
A native of Northern Virginia, Eugene has enjoyed an active role in the DC Music community. He currently serves as concertmaster of the DC Concert Orchestra Society and is a violinist with the DCCM Dupont Trio. He served as concertmaster for the American Youth Philharmonic, Regional, and All-state orchestras. He won first place in the Maryland Symphony Concerto competition, third place in the Fairfax Symphony Concerto Competition, and performed as a finalist in the National Symphony Young Artist Competition in the Kennedy Center. He studied with Viktor Danchenko at the Peabody Conservatory before continuing his studies with David Russell at the Cleveland Institute of Music. Eugene also enjoys exploring new genres of violin music, incorporating modern technology and styles to his repertoire, and performs regularly with the Trans-Siberian Orchestra.