PRIVATE STUDIO

pre-college student performing in Kodak Hall at the Eastman Theater

Studio Availability

Currently accepting students for my private studio. Virtual online instruction is available

for international students and students unable to travel to Rochester, NY for in-person lessons. Please contact me for more information.

student accomplishments

Competitions/Festivals/Performance Highlights

2020

1st Prize, Vince Lenti Piano Competition, Junior Division

2nd Prize, Vince Lenti Piano Competition, Senior Division

2nd Prize, Nazareth College Community Music School Scholarship Competition

Winner, Howard Hanson Award

Winner, Gold Cup Piano Festival Recital Selection

Winner, NYSMTA District 12 Achievement Program, Performance Exams

Recital Performances - Hatch Hall, Eastman School of Music

Recital Performances - Beston Hall, Nazareth College School of Music

Recital Performances - Wilmot Recital Hall, Nazareth College School of Music

2019

Winner, Mildred and Julius Ness Award for Piano, Rochester Philharmonic League Young Artist Competition

1st Prize, Heddy Kilian Empire State Piano Competition, Junior Division

1st Prize, Nazareth College Piano Competition, Junior Division

3rd Prize, Penfield Symphony Orchestra Jo Amish Young Artist Competition

2nd Prize, Nazareth College Community Music School Scholarship Competition

Winner (2), Gold Cup Piano Festival Recital Selection

Concerto Performance (Saint-Saens #2) - Eastman Theater, Kodak Hall, Rochester Philharmonic Youth Orchestra

Recital Performance - Kilbourn Hall, Eastman School of Music

Recital Performances - Wilmot Recital Hall, Nazareth College School of Music

2018

1st Prize, Rochester Philharmonic Youth Orchestra Concerto Competition

Honorable Mention, Hochstein Youth Orchestra Concerto Competition

Honorable Mention, Nazareth College Piano Competition, Junior Division

Honorable Mention, Junior All-Star Competition, Level IV

Honorable Mention, Junior All-Star Competition, Level II

Recital Performances - Wilmot Recital Hall, Nazareth College School of Music

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