Elaina Rae Stuppler
Elaina Stuppler (age 15) is a multi-instrumentalist and composer from Lake Oswego, Oregon who has performed at the Hollywood Bowl, Carnegie Hall, Sydney Opera House, and Grammy Museum. Elaina is Principal Trombonist of the Portland Youth Conservatory Orchestra and participated in the All-State and All-Northwest Honor Band. Her award-winning pieces have been played by the Oregon Symphony, Portland Youth Philharmonic, The Metropolitan Youth Symphony, and the Seattle Symphony’s: Dear Humanity Concert. Elaina is a member of the Young Composers Project, recipient of the U.S. Presidential Award for Academic Excellence, and works at All Classical Portland/ICAN Radio Station where she interviewed Itzhak Perlman.