KATELYN MOON

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Katelyn Moon has been playing the violin since she was six years old.  Katelyn was accepted to the Juilliard Pre-College at the age of eleven and she is currently studying under Dr. Ann Setzer. Katelyn received First Class Honors of Royal Conservatory Music Development Program for her performance in violin study at the age of eight.  She also appeared as a soloist with the Camerata Virtuosi New Jersey Orchestra at Merkin Concert Hall when she was nine. Katelyn performed several times at major venues including the Weill Recital Hall, Zankel Hall, and Isaac Stern Auditorium at Carnegie Hall. She has won numerous awards including First prize at the New York International Music Competition in 2014, Third prize in 2015 and  Second prize in 2016 at the International Grande Music Competition, and Bronze at the International Virtuoso Competition in 2016. She has also placed third at the Juilliard Concerto Competition in 2017. She won First prize at the eMuse Competition in 2018, Third prize at the New York International Artists Competition-NYIAA and many others.  During past summers, she attended and performed at the Meadowmount School of Music in Westport, New York where she performed in a masterclass with James Ehnes. She has served as the concertmaster of the String Ensemble orchestra at Juilliard Pre-College and has participated in the chamber music program. Katelyn joined the "Back to Bach Project (https://www.backtobachproject.org) in the fall of 2018.

Juna Bobby