Joshua Young, a 19-year-old bassist, was admitted to Berklee’s College of Music in 2007, but this meant that his parents would have to make some sacrifices to meet the payment of a yearly $40,000 for tuition and housing. They were soon to learn, however, that they would not have to make such sacrifices. An astonishing performance during a heart-thumping audition had earned Joshua one of seven four-year scholarships from the school, worth about $200,000.
Here’s his bass version of Imogen Heap’s “Hide and Seek”:
Mind you, he was only around 16 when he made this video. Watch out for him in the future.