Belinda Zhu

Belinda Zhu is 8 years old and a third-grader from North Potomac, Maryland, USA. She started learning piano with Mrs. San Qing Lu Brennaman at the age of 5, and now studying with Dr. Dmitri Nazarenko. Since Belinda started her piano learning journey, she started garnering prizes from local and international music competitions. 

– 1st place and Judges Distinction Award in American Protégé International Piano and Strings Competition 2020.
– 1nd place in MSMTA Gottlieb Competition 2022
– 2nd place in International Young Artists Piano Competition 2021
– 3rd Prize in William Knabe International Piano Competition 2021
– 1st Prize in Charleston International Piano Competition 2021
– 1st Prize in Great Composer Competition Best Mozart Performance 2022
– Gold Award in Excellence Piano Awards CLASSICAL PIANO SOLO 2022
– The “Very Highly Commended” HM in Tchaikovsky International Piano Competition Online – TIPCO 2022
– 1st Prize in 2nd International Franz Liszt Center Piano Competition 2022

Through Piano study, Belinda learned to be gritty. Hopefully, Belinda will love classical music and build a passion for piano soon.

You can find Belinda’s 2021 International Piano Competition performance here.

You can find Belinda’s 2022 19th Century Music Competition piano performance here.