Saturday, July 17, 2021

Chloe Lin | 3rd Prize | Piano | 8th Edition | ENKOR Int'l Music Competition


Chloe Lin is a seventh-grader at Cary Academy, NC. She started learning piano at age six and is a student of Florence Ko. Over the past few years, Chloe won various awards in different competitions. In 2019 North Carolina Federation of Music Clubs junior scholarship competition, she won first place in the state competition for the Maxine Taylor Fountain Award. In Young Artist Auditions by Raleigh Piano Teachers Association, she placed first for Senior I in 2019 and Young Artist I in 2021. In Cary Apex Piano Teachers Association Middle School Elizabeth Bullard Competition, Chloe placed second in 2021. Chloe took several master classes outside her regular piano lessons. During the summer of 2019, she participated in the International Piano Festival of Philadelphia, where she took master classes with renowned pianists such as Gary Graffman and Susan Starr. During the winter of 2020, she participated in the World Winter E-Masterclasses 2020 by Associazione Culturale Napolinova and took master class with pianist Antonio Pompa-Baldi. In her spare time, Chloe likes drawing and ballet. She founded Kid’s Creative Dance Workshop during the pandemic last summer to teach young kids dance virtually. The program has been run for three sessions and the fourth one is going to start this summer.

#1: Transcendental Etude No.12 by Liszt, 4’49’’, 

#2: Sonata No.8 in A minor K.310 Mvt.1 by Mozart, 4’03’’, 

#3: The Cat and the Mouse by Aaron Copland, 4’03’’,