Benjamin Luo, a seventh-grader from Apex, NC, began his piano study with Florence Ko at age five. Since then, he has garnered many competition awards, including first-place finish in the American Protégé International Music Talent Competition and Concerto Competition, Franz Liszt Center International Piano Competition, American Fine Arts Festival Concerto Competition, Southwestern Youth Music Festival Piano Competition, RPTA Young Artist Audition, and for three consecutive years, the NCFMC State Piano Scholarship Competition. Benjamin won MTNA state in 2019-2020, 2020-2021 and is a 2019-2020 MTNA Junior Piano national finalist. He has performed at Carnegie Hall several times. Recently, Benjamin won first prize in Winston-Salem Symphony Peter Perret Youth Talent Search Concerto Competition and RPTA Scholarship Competition.
You can find Benjamin’s performance here.