Ashley plays piano, French horn, flute. Her teacher is Alice Lindsey and she has studied for six years beginning with piano. Ashley is in the 7th grade at Oakridge. She is always prepared for lessons and so has completed the lesson books and is now playing from Applause 2.
Her advice to other musicians is to practice, with the gentle reminders of her parents.
Other musical groups that Ashley participates in are the school band, and the bell choir at St. Mark's. Other activities she enjoys include volleyball, soccer and reading.
She listens to classical music. We might be surprised to know that she has a second degree black belt, is a vegetarian and doesn't like chocolate.