DIEGO CARRILLO is a 16 year old composer born in San Francisco. He has been playing the piano since the age of 8 and the violin since he was 14.
Diego is currently learning accordion so he can write music for Ukrainian Hopak dances.
Diego is also an actor with American Youth Shakespeare playing roles such as Mortimer in “Henry IV'' and Bob Cratchit in “A Christmas Carol.” In addition to acting for the company, Diego has played piano for performances such as “Twelfth Night” and “A Christmas Carol.”
Most recently, Diego composed an original score for a radio performance of “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow.” In his free time, Diego loves to attend his Ukrainian dance class in which he will be performing in the Nutcracker this coming December.