Sam Viguerie graduated from St. Olaf College, where he was a student of David Carter. He received 1st prize in the MTNA Young Artist Strings Competition, Thursday Musical, and Schubert Club competitions. He performed the Schumann and Dvorak concertos with St. Olaf Orchestra, and was a featured soloist during the ensemble’s west coast tour. His interests include programing, logic, philosophy, Nintendo, and the great outdoors. This fall he will begin his master’s degree at New England Conservatory.