Instrumental Musician of the Week: Jessica Lee

Photo courtesy of Meghan Mortensen

Photo courtesy of Meghan Mortensen


“Jessica is an amazing musician,” says Mrs. Watson, BYMS Band Director. Jessica is currently in orchestra and according to Mrs. Watson, she played her audition for advanced orchestra nearly perfect. Jessica started playing the cello last year and was awarded first chair, meaning that she is the best musician in her section.

“It is a great honor!” Congratulations, Jessica Lee, Mrs. Watson has chosen you to be the musician of the week at Bernardo because of your dedication and  talent in music.

However, Jessica did not get to this position without serious dedication. “I do my best to practice 30-60 minutes every day. You need to practice or you won’t be able to get first chair!” said Jessica. Jessica is very dedicated and in return, gets the results she hopes for, according to Mrs. Watson. Jessica not only works hard but also has a natural talent in music.  Jessica is very dedicated and in return, gets the results she hoped, added Mrs. Watson.

Mrs. Watson believes that Jessica has the talent to pursue a future in the music business if she should choose to do so. Great job, Jessica!