Varun Bansal Teen Impact Contest Finalist

Esha and Varun Bansal are ninth and 11th grade students, respectively, who attend West Shore Jr/Sr High School in Melbourne, Florida. They have both played violin for seven years and participate in several community music events, including orchestras, music festivals, and solo competitions. Esha and Varun are also very involved in community outreach; they regularly perform at charity events and taught violin lessons to underprivileged children last year. In 2009, Esha and Varun founded The MusicMDs, an organization of volunteer student musicians bringing live music to healthcare facilities. They are finalists in the Teen Impact contest on the Huffington Post.