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  • date of birth: December 26, 1987
  • Bachelor’s Degree from Mannes – The New School of Music in New York, Master’s Degree from DePaul School of Music in Chicago, and the Artist Diploma from the McGill School of Music in Montreal;
  • studied with Nina Beilina, Ilya Kaler, Axel Strauss and is currently under the guidance of Jonathan Crow and Denise Lupien;
  • second Associate Concertmaster in the Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony Orchestra in Kitchener, Ontario.


First Round

Bach Ciaccona from Partita in D minor for Solo Violin

Mozart Violin Concerto No. 5 in A major K. 219

Paganini Caprice No. 24

Second Round

Beethoven Violin Sonata No. 10 in G major Op. 96

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

Stravinsky Divertimento for Violin and Piano (after Le Baiser de la fée)


Brahms Violin Sonata No. 1 in G major Op. 78

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

Waxman Carmen Fantasie


Sibelius Violin Concerto in D minor Op. 47