A Texas native, Sydney’s cello career and education has taken her around the US. She attended the prestigious Interlochen Arts Academy in Interlochen, Michigan, and went on to further her education at the Cleveland Institute of Music in Ohio, with numerous performances in North Carolina, Illinois, and New york peppered throughout. At only 16, she performed in an ensemble at the New York Philharmonic’s Biennial. She now focuses her efforts on using music as a restorative practice to help those seeking comfort. An avid endorser of music as an intellectual instrument, Sydney enjoys teaching all ages the joys of cello.