Violinist

I have been studying violin since age four, learning first under the Suzuki method and later transitioning to classical training. I am currently studying with Nicholas Pappone. Previously a member of the Elizabeth Faidley Studio.

Recent Recordings

"L'abeille"(The Bee) by Francois Schubert (1:28)

December 2019

awards/Resume

Competition Results

2nd place winner, Rondo Vanguard Competition, 2020


Gold Winner, National League of Performing Arts NLPA 2019 International Young
Artists Competition


2nd place winner – Rondo Young Artist Festival 2019

2nd Prize, National Artists Competition 2019

4th Place Summit Concerto Competition, Castelnuovo di Garfagnana, Italy 2019


First Prize, 2019 19th International Grand Prize Virtuoso Competition. Invited to
perform in London


National Young Maestro Competition, Gold Medal Winner 2019


2nd place (Intermediate Category) -- American Protégé International Piano and Strings
Competition, February 2019.


3rd place winner -- New York Artists International Competition, April 2018


3rd place solo competition winner in The Fourth Camerata Artists International (CAI)
Competition, January 2018


1st place winner -- Elite International Music Competition 2018


3rd Prize Winner in VIVO-Youth International Music Competition, December 2017


Violin 2nd Prize -- East Coast International Competition, November 2016 (Winners
recital at Lincoln Center in January 2017)


1st place -- Westminster Conservatory Scholarship Competition in 2016


1st place -- Westminster Conservatory Scholarship Competition in 2013

Master Classes

Lisa Batiashvilli – Elite Academy for Strings, Principle 2nd, March 2018


Katie Lansdale, January 2018


Cyrus Forough, May 2018


Ray Chen, Feb 2017 and October 2018

 

 

ensembles

The Elite Academy for Strings (Principal 2nd), Sept 2018 - May 2019
(3rd place, American Prize Competition, 2019)

Violin Virtuosi, Sept 2016 - May 2018

(Carnegie Hall with NY Concerti Sinfonietta 2017)

 

 

Festivals & Camps

2019 Burgos International Music Festival (Director David Krieger) in Spain


2019 International Academy of Music (Director Efrem Briskin) in Castelnuovo di
Garfagnana, Italy


2018 Summit Music Festival -- Efrem Briskin – Artistic Director , Pleasantville, NY


2017 Luzerne Music Summer Camp -- Elizabeth Pitcairn, President and Artistic
Director, Lake Luzerne, NY


Ithaca Suzuki Institute 2015, 2014, 2012

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