Sheldon Person has been a member of the Houston Symphony since 2011. Person was the first prize winner of the 2005 Royal Overseas League’s Bernard Shore Viola Competition in London. He has performed throughout the U.K. and the United States. He is a member for the Artea String Quartet and a fellow of the Aspen Music Festival and School. Person performs on a viola by Theodore Skreko that was awarded the Silver Medal for Tone at the 2010 Violin Society of America Competition.