Awards & Accomplishments

2014: Named Grand Prize Winner of the State and Regional Omega Psi Phi Talen Hunt Competition; Made National Presentation in Philadelphia, PA; Composed Jingle for Goodknit Kisses; Performing at the Museum of Making Music

2013: Performed Chopin’s 2nd Piano Concerto Transcribed for a String Quartet with Ensemble 75; Performed Chopin’s 2nd Concerto with the DSO and Conducted by Maestro Jaap Van Zweden

2012: Named Grand Prize Winner at the Dallas Symphonic Festival Competition; Named Grand Prize Winner at the McKinney Young Artist Competition; First Place Winner in the TMTA 9-10 Concerto Performance Contest; Featured Performer at the Van Cliburn Foundation’s 50th Anniversary Gala Celebration; Performed with SMU’s Meadows Symphony Orchestra; Participated in the Texas State Piano Festival of San Marcos; Attended the Interlochen Center of the Arts Summer Camp

2011: National Finalist in the Junior Division of the MTNA Piano Competition; Top Prizewinner in the 2011 Dallas Symphony Orchestra Lynn Harrell Concerto Competition; Van Cliburn Foundation Musical Awakenings Program Artist

2010: Performed Own Arrangement of “Amazing Grace” at the Potter’s House; Performed for the Basically Beethoven Festival; Participated in a Performance Opening at the AT&T Performing Arts Center for the Annet Strauss Square Dedication; Performed Own Recital at Fellowship United Methodist Church of Trophy Club; Van Cliburn Foundation Musical Awakenings Program Artist

2009: Performed Own Arrangement of the National Anthem for the Samsung 500 at the Texas Motor Speedway; Featured Artist at TedXSMU; Released First Instrumental CD at Gateway Church; Featured in Richard Rejino’s “What Music Means to Me”

2008: Featured on NBC’s America’s Got Talent; Played with the Irving Philharmonic Orchestra

2007: Gold Medalist in the Fifth International Chopin Youth Competition of the Chopin Society of Houston

2006: Top Finalist in the International Russian Music Piano Competition in San Jose; Premiere Concert in Cancun, Mexico; Guest Artists at the Cancun Convention Center