Sunday, July 30, 2017

Peiyu Yang | 3rd Prize | Violin 2017 | ENKOR Int'l Music Competition

Peiyu (Peggy) Yang is a 9th grader at Bergen County Academies in Hackensack, New Jersey. She has been studying violin and piano at Manhattan School of Music Precollege since the age of seven. She will be playing violin in the MSM Precollege Philharmonic Orchestra starting in September.

Peggy is a frequent winner of music competitions, including the MSM Precollege 2012-2013 Concerto Competition (all instruments age 11 and under) with her piano performance. She recently won the East Coast International Competition and VIVO-Youth International Music Competition by her violin performances. Peggy has performed piano and violin at Carnegie Hall, Merkin Concert Hall and Lincoln Center. Besides music, Peggy loves studying math and science and has won many math competitions.