Patrick is from Herndon, Virginia. He recently received his Bachelor’s degree in Viola Performance from the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music, where he studied under the tutelage of Edward Gazouleas. He is now pursuing a Masters in Viola Performance at the Cleveland Institute of Music under the direction of Robert Vernon. Patrick has also participated in the BUTI String Quartet Workshop, Credo Chamber Music Festival, the National Orchestral Institute, and the National Repertory Orchestra. The teachers Patrick has trained with include Peter Slowik, Edward Gazouleas, Robert Vernon, Steve Wyrczynski, and Victoria Chiang. In his free time, Patrick greatly enjoys playing golf both casually and competitively.