Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Julianne Ma | 2nd Prize | Strings | 5th Edition | ENKOR Int'l Music Competition

Julianne started learning cello with Mickie Lee at the age of eight, and currently studies with Vicky Wang. At the age of twelve, Julianne made her solo debut at Weill Recital Hall in Carnegie Hall, preforming the third movement of the Haydn Cello Concerto as a Gold winner in the International Young Artists Competition. In the last two years, Julianne won numerous prizes from competitions including: 2018 and 2019 MTAC VOCE Solo, 2018 United States International Music Competition, 2018 ENKOR International Music Competition, 2019 United States Open Music Competition, and 2019 International Young Artists Competition.

Julianne is an avid chamber music and orchestra player. She has participated in C'est Bon Chamber music academy and was invited to perform at the 10th Anniversary concert for C’est Bon Chamber Music Academy this September. She is a member of the Juventus Piano Trio, which has been coached by Rose Chen and Vicky Wang. Her chamber group has received awards from 2019 MTAC VOCE Chamber Music competition and 2019 United States Open Music Competition Ensemble competition.

In addition to her music studies, Julianne also enjoys reading, writing, and playing with small animals.

Kabalevsky Cello Concerto No.1 1st Movement, Dmitry Kabalevsky, 7mins10sec.

Bach Cello Suite No1 in G major BWV1007, Prelude, Johann Sebastian Bach, 2mins53sec.

Bach Cello Suite No1 in G major BWV1007, Allemande, Johann Sebastian Bach, 2mins16sec.

Bach Cello Suite No1 in G major BWV1007, Gigue, Johann Sebastian Bach, 51sec.