My Life

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ehinde Clement started his music career at Christ Apostolic Church Itire 1. he fell in love with music as far back as childhood as he was introduced to the record. Then later his music director, Pastor Dr. kolawole sonaike introduced him to Mr. Titus Ogunyemi, who then was the principal violist with the prestigious MUSON Symphony Orchestra. There and then He commenced his first training on the viola with Mr. Titus. During his Church choir (Christ Apostolic Church) and Orchestra performances of “The Messiah by G. F. Handel, Elijah, Esther, The twelfth Mass by Mozart, Judas Macabaeus. In addition he enjoys an ever-growing reputation as a Violist, Graphic Design and Chamber musician and teacher. In 2009, he was awarded full scholarship by Muson MTN Foundation in conjunction with Muson Diploma School (a two yrs scholarship) to studied music in Muson Diploma School of Music. Encouraged by Mr. Ogunyemi, he enrolled and was admitted into MUSON Diploma School of Music where he received lessons under the tutelage violinist from Ghana, Mr. Amoah. He has grade seven Muson theory and grade seven ABRSM practical and has been performing with the prestigious MUSON Symphony Orchestra as a principal violist where he still plays till date. He started with King’s David Quartet as a violist but, presently violist of the Golden String Quartet (GSQ), the group that has raised the level of string playing and performances to a reasonable standard, home and aboard. He is also a certified Suzuki teacher to train kids in Suzuki method. He was sent for training in German Suzuki Institute in Bonn, Germany. He intends to further improve his skills and techniques on the viola, and working toward becoming a respected violist and musicologist. Recent concert engagements include appearances with the Muson Symphony Orchestra under the tutelage and prestigious German cellist Conductor Mr. Thomas
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