January 26, 1:34AM

Pepperdine University

Pianist Yi-Nuo Wang is the first prize winner of the 2018 Concert Artists Guild International Competition, as well as the 2017 Wideman International Piano Competition. Noted for the “electrifying quality in her playing”, she has top honors at the Artist Recognition Scholarship Awards Competition at NYC’s International Keyboard Institute and has performed with the Romanian Mihail Jora Philharmonic Orchestra.