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  • date of birth: November 6, 1997
  • currently studies at the Juilliard School with Masao Kawasaki and Sylvia Rosenberg;
  • performed in numerous places, including the Harris Hall, Alice Tully Hall and Carnegie Hall;
  • she was appointed as a concertmaster at the Pacific Music Festival under maestro Valery Gergiev and was mentored by the Vienna Philharmonic concertmaster, Rainer Küchl.

Prizes: the winner of the LISMA International Music Competition, the 15th New York Music Competition


First Round

Bach Grave and Fugue from Sonata in A minor for Solo Violin

Mozart Violin Concerto No. 4 in D Major K. 218

Paganini Caprice No. 24

Second Round

Beethoven Violin Sonata No. 8 in G major Op. 30 No. 3

Enescu “Ménétrier” from Impressions d’enfance Suite Op. 28

Poulenc Violin Sonata FP 119


Brahms Violin Sonata No. 3 in D minor Op. 108

Enescu Sonata No. 2 in F minor for Violin and Piano Op. 6

Wieniawski Faust Fantasy Op. 20


Brahms Violin Concerto in D Major Op.77