Saturday, July 15, 2023

Lindsay Tao | 1st Prize | Piano | 10th Edition | ENKOR Int'l Music Competition


Lindsay Tao Born in San Jose, CA in 2013. At the age of 5, Lindsay started to learn piano and currently studies with Ory Shihor. She showed her talent in the following years and has won many awards. At the age of 6, Lindsay was invited to perform at The Carnegie Hall. More importantly, she loves to share her music with others and spread the joy of music. Her dream is to become a pianist who could inspire others by the power of music. 

In 2023, She just won a 2nd prize award of 1500€ at the 30th International Fryderyk Chopin Piano Competition for Children and Young in Szafarnia, Poland(Group 1) ; she won the 1st prize in the MTAC Piano Concerto and solo competition; she won First Place in the XIV Chopin International Piano Competition Hartford Young Talents category; First Place, Best Outstanding Gold Medalists and Scholarship for Master Class Winners in 31st USOPEN Showcase piano solo competition.

Among her previous honors were Top prizes in these competition: 2019 American Protégé International Music Competition; First place and been chosen Exceptional Young Musician Special Prize at the 2020 Golden Classical International Competition; First place and Exceptional Yong Musician Special Prize at the 2020 Grand Prize Virtuoso Competition; International Open Music Competition 2020; First place at 2020 American Protégé International Music Competition of Romantic Music and been chosen only one Judges’ Award Winner; First place at 2020 Great Composers Competition the Art of Piano; First Place, USA Steinway Piano Competition regionals, 2020; First place at 2021 New Star piano competition; Grade 8, Distinction (145/150) Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music (ABRSM) 2021when she was 7; Gold Award at 2021 3rd WPTA Singapore International Piano Competition. 

Besides playing piano, Lindsay also good at drawing and Guzheng. Among her other interests are writing and swimming.

1.French Suite no.5 in g major BWV 816 by J.S Bach 1. Allemande(3'23'')

2.French Suite no.5 in g major BWV 816 by J.S Bach 2.Courante(1'48'')

3.French Suite no.5 in g major BWV 816 by J.S Bach 3.Gigue(3'32'')