William Bender, Viola
Bender is an ambitious violist currently studying at The Juilliard
School with Heidi Castleman and Robert Vernon. At Juilliard, William
received the C.V. Starr Scholarship, the Mariam Klein Scholarship,
and The Chairman's Grant. William took part in the Heifetz
International Music Institute in 2010 and 2011, where he performed
regularly on the “Stars of Tomorrow” series. In his first year at the Aspen Music School, William
received an Orchestral String Fellowship (2012). Wi...