First Prize (Grand Prize nominated), 2022 New York International Music Competition; 2nd Prize, 2022 Chicago International Music Competition; First Prize, 2022 International American Music Talent Competition; 2nd Prize, Violin Solo, The 3rd Cremona International Music Competition; First Prize, 2022 International Royal Sound Music Competition, Montreal; First Prize and Special Awards, 2020 Quebec Classical Music Competition; Winner, University of Cincinnati Concerto Competition
Aspen Music Festival and School ACA Fellowship, 2021; West of Music Festival, Violin Fellowship, 2021; Vermont Music Festival, 2019; Strad Summer Music Festival, Seoul, Korea, 2014
My mother was a piano teacher and she taught me how to play piano.
My private violin teacher recommended me to be a professional musician.
I heard about TŌN from a friend. I was inspired to apply because TŌN offers a lot of opportunity to improve my orchestra skills.
We should always be thinking about how to attract people by playing classical music.
Violinist Kyung-Wha Chang
Romantic music. When I play music from the Romantic era music, I find it truly delightful.
Prokofiev’s Violin Concerto No. 1. I like its mystery and melancholy.
Playing music for the sick.
Jazz pianist Bill Evans
Harp or cello
If I were not a musician, I would like to be a spinning instructor.
I’m stronger than I look.
Please enjoy the music, don’t just focus on competition.