Jiakun Huang is a sophomore at Princeton High School who plays saxophone in the Princeton Studio Band. He also attends the Wells Fargo Jazz for Teens program at NJPAC on Saturdays and plays in the James Moody Jazz Orchestra there. In 2019 as well as 2020, he auditioned and played alto sax in the NJAJE Region Jazz Senior Ensemble. He joined the non-profit organization Where Music Carries Us in summer of 2019, an organization based in New Jersey dedicated to spreading music and serving the community. He enjoys playing the saxophone as well as the piano, and has been playing the saxophone since third grade and the piano since kindergarten. Some of his favorite saxophonists include Kenny Garrett, Gary Bartz, and John Coltrane. He plays and listens to music of many different genres, including jazz, funk, rock, bluegrass, and more. In his free time, he loves to read as well as playing and making music at home.