Originally from Chicago, Zachariah Reed graduated Summa Cum Laude with a degree in Horn Performance from Wheaton College in 2022. He is currently in the second year of a masters degree in Horn Performance at the University of Michigan. His primary teachers include Dan O’Connell, Melanie Cottle, Adam Unsworth, and Bryan Kennedy. A passionate advocate for the humanities, Zach frequently combines his artistic endeavors with research in theology, philosophy, and history. In his spare time, he enjoys watching sports, exercising, and exploring the outdoors with his partner Madelyn, a cellist.