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Nicolas Valencia

Nicolas Valencia
Viola
Pronouns
He/Him
Fellow
2023
Age
23
Birthplace
Houston, Texas
Current School
University of Southern California Thornton School of Music,
Compeers
Ellen Barger and Tony Helf; Clive Chang and Chad Tendler
Scholarship Donor
Music Academy Scholarship in Viola, anonymous donor

Nicolas is currently earning a master’s degree at the University of Southern California Thornton School of Music, studying with Yura Lee. Nicolas is principal viola of the Fantasmi Chamber Ensemble. He was a finalist in the UNT Concerto Competition (‘19, ‘20, ‘21) and participated in the 2022 American Viola Society Masterclass Series.