Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Celine Chen | 3rd Prize | Piano | 5th Edition | ENKOR Int'l Music Competition

Celine Chen, Age 14
Score: 87.22

Celine Chen, 14, first touched a piano at age 4 and is currently studying with Nobuyo Nishizaka. Celine has been a winner in numerous piano competitions, including Grand Prize award from Satori Young Piano Competition, James Ramos International Competition, CAPMT Sonatina Competition, CAPMT Romantic Competition, MTAC Scholarship Competition and also American Protege which allows her to perform at Carnegie Hall in winter 2017. Celine is an active member of the Los Angeles Junior Chamber Music, and has received a scholarship to the Montecito International Music Festival, in which she had an opportunity to have a masterclass with Dr. Thomas Lymenstull. In addition to her passion for music, Celine is also a principal flutist in her school, a member of CSUN Philharmonic Orchestra and California All State Honor Band. Celine plans to pursue music, both as a pianist and flutist, in the future. Outside of music, Celine enjoys art and reading.

English Suite No 2 in A minor, BWV 807, Prelude, J.S. Bach, 4:29

Toccatina Op 40 No. 3, Nikolai Kapustin, 2:33

Piano Sonata K.576 in D Major, Mozart, 3:51

Etude Op.25 No.2, Chopin, 1:56