Get to know your Brahmas: Kayla De Jesus

Kayla De Jesus is a sophomore and fourth chair for violin in orchestra.

Q: When did you start playing violin?

A: Fifth-grade, they came and introduced us to instruments, at first I wanted to be a veterinarian but I saw the violin and was like ‘I’ll play’.

Q: What inspires you to play?

A: Nothing inspires me, I just love music.

Q: How does it feel when you’re playing?

A: I feel like I’m in another world. I feel connected.

Q: What are your goals for the future?

A: I want to be a performer and be on stage. Right now, I want to go to UNT for it’s music program.

Q: Where do you see yourself senior year?

A: First chair.

Q: Who inspires you?

A: Stefan Jackiw. He’s a violin soloist.

Kayla De Jesus, sophomore, playing the violin. Photo by: Mikaela Silerio

Q: What’s a song stuck in your head?

A: This song called, “Say You Won’t Let Go”. I don’t know who it’s by.

Q: What’s your favorite food?

A: I’m not a picky eater, so I like everything.

Q: What’s your favorite color?

A: Purple and black.

Q: What’s your favorite movie?

A: “Hugo”. It’s about a boy in Paris, he’s stuck in a train station. I like the soundtrack to it.

Q: What’s your favorite school subject?

A: I don’t have one.

Q: Do you like coming to school?

A: Yeah, I get to see friends.

Q: What movie do you want to see that’s out or coming out?

A: “The Greatest Showman”.

Q: When’s your birthday?

A: Apr. 1.

Q: What’s your zodiac sign?

A: I’m an Aries.

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