performance/oboe major from Plano East High School
ties: My parents, Phil Arbolino (’81 M.B.A.) and
Linda Samaj Arbolino (’80 M.M.E.), are alumni.
memory from freshman year: Playing oboe in the orchestra
for Mozart’s Don Giovanni.
thing to do on campus: Attend recitals.
surprising thing about freshman year: How well I got along
with my roommate.
thing about having a roommate: There’s always someone
to do things with.
most about home: My mom and my two pet cats.
professor: Dr. [Charles] Veazey, my oboe professor, because
he’s always willing to help you.
classes: Music Theory and Orchestra Ensemble.
spot on campus: The Lyric Theater.
band: The New York Metropolitan Opera Orchestra.
book: Tolkien’s Lord of the Rings.
way to take a break from studying: Practicing my oboe.
2001 courses (16 hours):
Music Theory I
Science and Technology of Musical Sound
College Writing I
Aural Skills I
2002 courses (17 hours):
Aural Skills II
Music in Human Imagination
Music Theory II
College Writing II
Woodwind Chamber Music