Tuesday, May 25, 2021

Jonathan Yuen | 2nd Prize | Winds & Percussion | 7th Edition | ENKOR Int'l Music Competition

Fourteen-year-old percussionist and 9th grader who currently studies at Mission San Jose High School in Fremont, California and currently a percussionist at the California Youth Symphony.. He is currently studying with Anthony Cirone and Tammy Chen, also had pleasure to have private and master classes with some of the greatest marimba artists such as Gordon Stout, She-e Wu, Pei Ching Wu, WeiChen Lin, and Theodor Milkov.

Jonathan had won the 1st place of Young Artist at USIMC, also had been selected several times to perform at the Junior Bach Festival for the past years as soloist and chamber group, the group who had also won the Grand award in 2019 at the National Young Artists Chamber Music and Ensemble Competition and performed at Carnegie Hall in New York City. 

When not studying for school and music, he enjoys hiking, skiing, rafting, camping and travelling with the family."

CONCERTO FOR MARIMBA AND STRINGS - 1st Movement - Emmanuel Sejourne - 9:38

Symphonic Marimba - Claudio Santangelo - 4:56