Freshman Malia Danish is a multi-talented musician who as a freshman is already making a splash at Bellwood-Antis. She plays the piano and ukulele, and she also sings. She is this week’s Artist of the Week.
BluePrint: What sparked your interest for music?
Malia: I always loved music when I was younger, and it just happened to be that my piano teacher lived/taught right down the street.
BluePrint: How many instruments do you play?
Malia: I play 4 instruments, the piano, guitar, ukulele, and the flute.
BluePrint: Which instrument have you been playing the longest?
Malia: The piano, since first grade.
BluePrint: Why did you want to play the ukulele?
Malia: I love the sound it creates and I had found out that I was going to Hawaii.
BluePrint: When did you start singing?
Malia: Also, first grade.
BluePrint: Which one do you enjoy better?
Malia: I honestly enjoy both equally.
BluePrint: Do you want music to play a role in your life as you go beyond high school, if so, how?
Malia: I would want music to play a role in my life. I would at least play an instrument for fun. I’m in ninth grade, so I don’t really know yet.