Visual storyteller Christopher T. Assaf lives in Salisbury, Md., on the Delmarva Eastern Shore. He works throughout Washington, D.C. and Baltimore; Delaware, Virginia, and the Delmarva Peninsula; as well as Philadelphia and parts of Pennsylvania. He is an experienced photojournalist, photography--sports, portrait, lifestyle, magazine, corporate, pet, commercial & wedding. He is an award-winning video editor and cinematographer.
A former high school music teacher from South Carolina, Joseph Young is the first recipient of The Baltimore Symphony Orchestra's conducting fellowship co-sponsored by the Peabody Institute. He will make his first appearance conducting the overture in Mozart's The Magic Flute.