Monday, February 27, 2017

First Prize Winner - American Protege International Piano and Strings Competition 2017


Charissa Ooi and Sophie Keong have been selected as the First Prize Winners in the American Protege International Piano and Strings Competition 2017 (Young Musician Category). 
 
In addition,they were awarded the American Protege Judges Distinction Award (Plaque Trophies) Winners, an honour that was given to only 4 students in the Young Musicians Category. 
 
Through Charissa’s and Sophie’s achievements, Forte is the only Music School from Singapore to produce a First Prize or Distinction Award winner across all categories in this year’s competition. 
 
Charissa and Sophie will be performing at the Winners Concert @ Carnegie Hall (Weill Recital Hall) New York City, USA on 16th April and 1st July respectively.