<p>A native of Atlanta, GA, Robert began studying cello at age 12.<br />Graduate of Rice University and San Francisco Conservatory of Music.<br />He has studied and performed at festivals such as Tanglewood, Spoleto,<br />Verbier, the Accademia Chigiana, and the Sandor Vegh Academy in Prague.<br />Robert won first prize in the Rome Festival Competition and has<br />received grants from the Maggini and Virtu Foundations. Locally, he<br />has performed with American Bach Soloists, New Century Chamber Orchestra, Philharmonia Baroque,<br />and the San Francisco Symphony.</p>
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