Undergraduate Student Spotlights

Zachary Feldman

Music Business

Community service activity I'm most proud of:
Inter Residence Hall Council
Dream study abroad location:
The Moon! Just kidding though, Prague!
Guilty pleasure:
Listening to Taking Back Sunday.
Why I chose this program:
I chose Music Business because I knew it would teach me exactly what I need to know to pursue the career that I want to have some day in the music industry!
Childhood ambition:
I wanted to be an architect when I was a kid.
Biggest challenge:
Waking up for Basic Musicianship at 8AM Spring semester Freshmen year!
Hidden talent:
I can play the trombone!
My favorite place to have coffee around NYU:
I hate coffee! I love the hot chocolate at Think Coffee though :-)
A book from class I would never sell back:
All You Need to Know About the Music Business by Donald S. Passman
My dream job when I graduate:
Venue Manager at Madison Square Garden!
Best vacation:
Boat charter for a week in the British Virgin Islands.
I would like to be remembered for my:
Career, Helpfulness?
Most influential person during my college career at NYU:
So far, I'd have to say that this is President Sexton...I find him really inspirational and it seems as if he really is working for effective change at NYU. I respect that!
What I do to de-stress:
I like to watch movies, play my guitar, or just have some good conversation!
If I could have lunch with any person, dead or alive, I'd choose:
Ben Folds

Background Information

Where you grew up:
Scotch Plains, New Jersey
Honors, Awards, and Achievements:
-Nominated for Hall Council Member of the Month by National Residence Hall Honorary at NYU, twice -Won "Of the Month" award from NRHH for a program I planned at my residence hall last year, Club C-3
Community Service and Other Activities:
-Co-Programming Chair of NYU's Inter Residence Hall Council, Music Business Ambassador for the Class of 2012, Programming Chair for Third Avenue Government, Business Manager and active member of the Vocaholics all-male A Cappella