Awards

American Fine Arts Festival (AFAF), May 2016, Weill Recital Hall, Carnegie Hall
Second Place Romantic Music, Susanna Liu

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

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

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)
Natalie Sadlak, Level 7
Selena Sun, Level 8, Pass with Merit
Susanna Liu, Level 8, Pass with Merit

Orchestral Leadership Positions

Concertmaster and Co-concertmaster:
Christy Baldwin, Peninsula Young Artists (2 years)
Aaron Wu, PYA (1 year)
Matthew Trost, Concordia Strings (1 year)
Susanna Liu, Concordia Strings
Peter Trost, Concordia Strings (1 Year)
Selena Sun, Concordia Strings (1 year)
Lauren Vu, Concordia Strings (1 year)
Sonia Wu, Peninsula Orchestra Nova (1 year)

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

Principal and Assistant-Principal Second Violin
Darren Fu, Peninsula Youth Orchestra (3 years)
Rosie Crisman, Peninsula Young Artists (1 year)
Denise Zhao, Peninsula Young Artists (1 year)
Lauren Vu, Concordia Strings (1 year)