- perform instrumental solos as part of his course requirements
- compose music
- make a 7 minute long movie that makes a social statement
When I was in the equivalent grade levels, I studied Biology, Chemistry, & Physics.
Where his artistic bent comes from, A & I are not sure. Perhaps we had it in us all this time; but in our day, such pursuits were only encouraged as hobbies, if at all, and not as part of one's academic curriculum.
What a difference a generation makes.