Spellman attends prestigious summer symphony program

By on August 27, 2011

DOOR COUNTY, WIS.—Emma Spellman, a talented young musician from Elburn, spent two weeks this summer studying in the symphony session at Birch Creek Music Performance Center in Door County, Wis.

Emma is the daughter of Johanna and Kevin Spellman, and studies viola privately with Susan Posner. Emma is a student at Thompson Middle School in St. Charles. She was among only 60 young musicians selected from throughout the country to attend the symphony session at the prestigious school, whose unique mission is to provide intensive, performance-based instruction to promising young musicians, ages 12-18, by immersing them in a professional, mentoring environment.