ISAAC ALLEN 20, born in Boulder, Colorado, is a recipient of the Barbara and David Jacobs Scholarship to attend Indiana University’s Jacobs School of Music, studying with Alexander Kerr. As an undergraduate student, Mr. Allen has served as concertmaster of several of the school’s orchestras, and is heavily invested in the performance of student composers and new music at the Jacobs School. Mr. Allen was a finalist in the Stradivarius International Violin Competition and a semi-finalist in the Cooper International Violin Competition in 2013. This is his first summer at the Music Academy.