Music on Thursdays
Michelle Choi, flute
Snow Wang Silu, piano
courtesy of the Royal Academy of Music
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Leatherhead Concert & Arts Society
Michelle Choi is studying on the Royal Academy of Music's BMus program under the instruction of Kate Hill. A native of Seoul, she was admitted to Seoul Arts High School which is the most prestigious music school in South Korea. She went to a bilingual high school, EaB International The Victor Hugo school in Paris where she studied with professor of the Paris conservatoire, Vincent Lucas. She has also studied with Kathryn Lukas at Indiana University for two years and was a recipient of scholarships and awards given in the Jacobs School of Music.
Michelle has won numerous competitions and prizes including Indianapolis Matinee Musicale Collegiate Scholarship Competition and Flute concerto competition at Jacobs School of Music (and was the runner-up for the woodwind concerto competition of the school in the same year). Travelling to lots of countries for lessons and masterclasses with prominent flautists all around the world, she has performed in many concerts and recitals in countries including South Korea, France, Japan, and USA.
Snow Silu Wang was born in Nanjing, Jiang Su, in southeast China. Silu Wang is currently studying in the second year of her undergraduate course at the Royal Academy of Music. She previously completed her senior high school degree in the Affiliated Secondary School of Nanjing University of Arts. During this time, Silu was a prize winner in many International competitions including the 2010 Shanghai "Hailun"international piano competition and the 2011 Steinway & Sons International Youth Piano Competition.
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