Cindy Yan

Ladue Horton Watkins High School

Cindy has played piano for 11 years and studies with Laura Schindler, making her orchestral debut at age 10 with the University City Symphony Orchestra as the youngest winner of the William Schatzkamer Concerto Competition. Cindy is a multi-award-winning pianist and won 1st place in the New York Steinway Competition in 2018 and is a six-time winner in the annual Missouri Music Teachers Association State Competition in solo piano. She has performed with numerous regional orchestras and volunteers as a pianist with the Ladue Strolling Strings. She plans to attend college and pursue a pre-med track while minoring in music.

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