22 year old VC Young Artist Sirena Huang from the United States has been awarded 1st prize at the 2017 New York Concert Artists Worldwide Debut Auditions in New York City.
VC YOUNG ARTIST SIRENA HUANG & EDUARD LAUREL | 2017 NEW YORK CONCERT ARTISTS WORLDWIDE DEBUT AUDITIONS | 1ST PRIZE
A graduate of the Juilliard School, and current post graduate student of Hyo Kang at Yale University, Sirena is a former major prize winner at the Singapore and Shanghai Isaac Stern International Violin Competitions - and was just last month awarded 1st prize at the inaugural Elmar Oliviera International Violin Competition.
Sirena will receive a Berlin Philharmonie Hall debut recital - plus a concerto engagement with the Fairbanks Symphony Orchestra.
ARTISTIC DIRECTOR AND FOUNDER KLARA MIN, VC YOUNG ARTIST SIRENA HUANG & 2017 JURY MEMBER ALISSA MARGULIS
Honorable mentioned were in addition awarded to 2017 Finalists, violinist Belle Ting from Canada/Taiwan and violinist Maho Irie from Japan.