Enrique Rodrigues is a 4th Grade student at the Warren Point Elementary School in Fair Lawn, New Jersey. His teacher is Ms. Duoming Ba, who is a member of the New York Philharmonic. Under her tutelage, Enrique has blossomed as a musician and has performed with distinction at various competitions.
Enrique is the current winner of the ASTA/NJ Solo Competition in his age division as well as Gold Medal Winner at the NJ/MTA – Young Musician’s Competition. He has been awarded Special Recognition For Outstanding Performance of a Young Artist at Sinfonietta Nova Youth Concerto Competition. Enrique has also won several other Gold and Grand prize awards in numerous competitions, enabling him the opportunity to play at Carnegie Weil Recital Hall and at the Merkin Concert Hall. One of the major highlights in the recent past for Enrique was to meet American virtuoso violinist, Joshua Bell and Maestro Zubin Mehta at the Avery Fisher Hall. Inspired by these meetings, Enrique looks forward to leaving his own footprints in the sands of time.