Recent Awards

Emre Alptuna
Grand Prize Winner at the 2017 NLPA National Young Musicians Showcase Competition – and a performance at Carnegie’s Weill Recital Hall
First Prize Winner of the Virtuoso Solo Senior category at the 2017 MAMTG Competition in New Jersey (Highest award of the entire competition)
First Prize Winner of the Solo Junior A category at the 2017 MAMTG Competition in New Jersey
Second Prize Winner at the 2017 Rondo Young Artist Festival
Gold Medal Winner at the 2017 National Young Maestro Competition
Second Prize Winner at the 2016 Vivo International Music Competition

Judy Zhang
Grand Prize Winner at the 2017 NLPA National Young Musicians Showcase Competition – and a performance at Carnegie’s Weill Recital Hall
Grand Prix Winner at 2017 New York Concert Festival Competition – and a performance at Carnegie’s Weill Recital Hall
Gold Medal Winner at the 2017 National Young Maestro Competition
First Prize Winner (a single top award) of the Piano Advanced Category at the 2017 National Young Maestro Competition
Second Prize Winner at the 2016 Vivo International Music Competition

Jacob Katz
Gold Prize Winner at the 2017 NLPA National Young Musicians Showcase Competition – and a performance at Carnegie’s Weill Recital Hall
Second Prize Winner at the 2017 Rondo Young Artist Festival
Grand Prix Winner at 2017 New York Concert Festival Competition – and a performance at Carnegie’s Weill Recital Hall

Sherry Li
Silver Prize Winner at the 2017 NLPA National Young Musicians Showcase Competition
Second Prize Winner of the Solo Intermediate B category at the 2017 MAMTG Competition in New Jersey
Fifth Prize Winner of the Virtuoso Solo Junior category at the 2017 MAMTG Competition in New Jersey

Philip Thompson
First Prize Winner of the Virtuoso Solo Junior category at the 2017 MAMTG Competition in New Jersey
First Prize Winner of the Solo Intermediate B category at the 2017 MAMTG Competition in New Jersey
Prize Winner at the 2017 NLPA National Young Musicians Showcase Competition – and a performance at Carnegie’s Weill Recital Hall
First Prize Winner at 2017 New York Concert Festival Competition – and a performance at the Bruno Walter Auditorium in Lincoln Center
Gold Medal Winner at the 2017 National Young Maestro Competition

Alex Yedidia
Gold Prize Winner at the 2017 NLPA National Young Musicians Showcase Competition – and a performance at Carnegie’s Weill Recital Hall

Sophia Chen
First Prize Winner of the Solo Elementary A category at the 2017 MAMTG Competition in New Jersey

Meredith Thompson
Second Prize Winner of the Solo Elementary A category at the 2017 MAMTG Competition in New Jersey