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  • date of birth: October 21, 1991
  • studied at the Curtis Institute of Music with Prof. Orlando Cole, Peter Wiley and Carter Brey and at the Juilliard School with Prof. Joel Krosnick;
  • performed with the Philadelphia Orchestra, Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Houston Symphony, and the Belgian National Orchestra.

Prizes: laureate of the Queen Elisabeth International Competition in Brussels, Isang Yun International Cello Competition in Korea


First Round

Piatti Caprice No. 3 Op. 25

Haydn Cello Concerto No. 2 in D major Op. 101 Hob. VIIb/2

Schumann Adagio and Allegro in A flat major Op. 70

 Second Round

Brahms Cello Sonata No. 1 in E minor Op. 38

Crumb Cello Solo Sonata

Popper Elfentanz Op. 39


Enescu Sonata No. 2 in C major Op. 26

Shostakovich Cello Sonata in D minor Op. 40


Elgar Cello Concerto in E minor Op. 85