Awards

American Fine Arts Festival (AFAF), Weill Recital Hall, Carnegie Hall
Second Place Romantic Music, Susanna Liu, May 2016
Second Place Romantic Music, Heather Wei, October 2017
Third Place Romantic Music, Vienna Huang, June 2017

US International Music Competition, January, 2016
Junior Solo Division:
Susanna Liu, 1st Place
Selena Sun, 2nd Place
Sonia Wu, 3rd Place
Advanced Solo Division:
Aaron Wu, 3rd Place

US Open Music Competition, February 2017
Instrumental Solo Intermediate Division:
Susanna Liu, 4th Place

Peninsula Youth Orchestra Concerto Competition, 2015
Susanna Liu, Honorable Mention

Scholarships
Selena Gould, John Montgomery Music Scholarship, Dickinson College, PA

California State Awards
Denise Zhou, 2016 All-State Junior High Orchestra Conference
Selena Gould, CMEA State Solo and Small Ensemble Festival, 2013, 2014, Superior
Sydney Pon, CMEA State Solo and Small Ensemble Festival, 2014, Superior

Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music (ABRSM)
Denise Zhou, Level 6, Distinction
Selena Sun, Level 8, Merit
Susanna Liu, Level 8, Merit

Orchestral Leadership Positions

Concertmaster and Co-concertmaster:
Christy Baldwin, Peninsula Young Artists (2 years)
Aaron Wu, PYA
Denise Zhou, PYA
Matthew Trost, Concordia Strings
Susanna Liu, Concordia Strings
Peter Trost, Concordia Strings
Selena Sun, Concordia Strings
Lauren Vu, Concordia Strings
Sonia Wu, Peninsula Orchestra Nova

Assistant Concertmaster
Sydney Pon, Peninsula Young Artists (2 years)
Vienna Huang, PYA

Principal and Assistant-Principal Second Violin
Darren Fu, Peninsula Youth Orchestra (3 years)
Rosie Crisman, Peninsula Young Artists
Denise Zhou, Peninsula Young Artists
Lauren Vu, Concordia Strings