Allen Yoo is a sophomore at Winston Churchill High School. He has been studying the cello since 2nd grade and has been a member of the Maryland Classic Youth Orchestra for 8 years while earning top seats such as a principal for the Young Artist and the Chamber Ensemble. He is currently a principal of New Life Philharmonic Orchestra and is a member of Winston Churchill High School top orchestra.
Allen won the Young Musician Inspiring Change Metropolitan Competition in 2020 and as the Best Performance Award, he was invited to perform at Carnegie Hall in 2021. In 2021, he also won the Young Artist Award Competition, Gaithersburg, MD and performed at Virtual Winner Concert. He performed at Carnegie Hall as the winner of 2019 YMIC Young Artist Audition in 2019 and performed with the Montgomery County Philharmonic Orchestra as the winner of Bernie Rappaport Young Musician Concerto Competition.
Allen does community work with New Life Youth Orchestra that provides outreach programs for talented and committed young musicians to reach out and share his love for music with underprivileged children and the Young Musicians Inspiring Change by sharing his musical talents at numerous nursing homes and benefit concerts.
You can find Allen’s performance here.