Aaron started his musical training on the cello at young age. He discovered a passion for teaching while earning his Bachelors in music at University of California, Santa Barbara. Aaron returned to his home town of San Diego to pursue a Master’s in musicology and is writing his thesis on immersion in videogame music. Since graduating, Aaron has worked in various positions for several prominent music organizations around town, including San Diego Symphony, San Diego Opera, and Mainly Mozart. His experience in these organization has given him insight into multiple facets of a music non-profit. He is excited to bring this experience to Villa Musica as the Community Partnerships Manager.