, age 17, is from Bridgewater, New Jersey.She
piano studies at the age of four with her
mother, Dr. Julia Lam.Ms. Fang is currently a scholarship student in Juilliard's Pre-College Division where she studies with Yoheved Kaplinsky.
At Juilliard, she
was named winner of the Karlfried Nordman Scholarship Piano Competition as well as alternate winner of the Juilliard Mendelssohn Concerto Competition.In addition, she
was invited to play in the Gilmore International Keyboard Festival 2000 in Kalamazo, Michigan and was a featured soloist performing on the From the Top program, broadcast nationally from the Disney Institute
in Florida. Her
numerous awards include at the 2000 Steinway Society Scholarship Competition (first place); Oberlin International Piano Competition (finalist); MTNA Competition (national finalist); New Jersey Music Teachers Association Young Artist Competition (first prize for six consecutive years); and the Piano Teachers Society of America Association
(first place).Ms. Fang
has been a featured soloist with the New Philharmonic Orchestra of New Jersey, the Battleground Symphony Orchestra and the Manhattan School of Music Preparatory Symphony Orchestra
.In addition, she
has performed at Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall and at the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts.
At the Manhattan School of Music Preparatory Department, she
previously studied with Robert McDonald.Ms. Fang
has participated in the master classes of Ann Schein, John Perry, Ralph Votapek, Peter Takacs, Ilana Vered, Lori Sims and Jose Feghali.
...Ms. Fang attended Canada's International School for the Musical Arts and the California Summer Music chamber and solo program as well as being selected to perform in the Van Cliburn Institute.Ms. Fang is a student at the Bridgewater-Raritan High School.