Lee Wenzbauer refuses to live the conventional lifestyle. Rather than sit in a cubicle all day, he prefers performing in downtown Columbia. Wenzbauer has only lived in Columbia for a few weeks, but he said it already feels like home. Wenzbauer makes his living by playing the violin day in and day out and occasionally collaborates with other local artists. Although the pay is a perk, he performs because he said he can't imagine doing anything else.
Street performer rejects conventional lifestyle
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