Andrea Yun is a freshman at Cary High School. She has been studying at the Olga Urick Piano Studio since she was 8. In February 2022, she made her debut at Carnegie Hall in Weill Recital Hall after winning 1st place at the Elite International Music Competition. She also was awarded 1st place at the Red Maple Music Competition in July 2022. Most recently in November 2022, she attended the UNCSA piano weekend in Winston Salem, NC, and as an award recipient she performed at the Winners Recital in Watson Hall. Andrea has attended NCMTA, YAA, Bullard, Scholarship, CAPTA Sonatina, and Steinway competitions over the course of her piano studies. She has also won numerous awards at NCMTA and YAA. During the summer of 2021, she attended the East Carolina Piano Festival and performed at Fletcher Recital Hall. Andrea also attended the Vivace International Piano Festival online. In the 2021-2022 school year, she joined the North Carolina Chamber Music Institute and was a member of the Vireo Piano Quartet. In June 2022, she was presented with the Performing Arts award at Martin Middle School which was created for her outstanding achievements in Band, Orchestra, Chorus, and Piano. Andrea will continue her music studies in the coming years.