Eric Yuze Ma

Eric Yuze Ma

Eric Yuze Ma (16 years old) is currently studying with Dr. Peter Mack. He has won a multitude of awards and honors from Regional, National, to International Competitions, including 1st Place Winner in the Senior Division of the 2022 Washington Outstanding Artist Competition, Runner-up in the age 16-19 division of the 2022 Pacific International Youth Music Festival, Gold Medalist with the most memorable performer award in the 2022 Pacific Northwest Piano Competition, Gold Medalist in the 2022 Seattle Bach Festival, Unanimous 1st Prize Winner in the 2022 CAP Ferret Music Festival (France), Silver Medalist in the 2022 Chopin Northwest Piano Competition, 3rd Place Winner in the Simon-Fiset Piano Competition, Semifinalist in the 2022 Kaufman International Piano Competition, Gold Medalist in the 2021 Russian Chamber Music Competition, Honorable Mentions in the 2020 and 2019 Outstanding Artists Competition, Gold Medalist with SIPF Excellence in Musical arts Award in the 2020 Seattle Classical Viennese Festival, and 1st Place Honor in the 2019 Crescendo International Competition. He graduated from the Royal Conservatory of Music’s Associate Diploma or ARCT with First Class Honors in 2020, and the British Columbia (Canada) Conservatory of Music’s Licentiate Diploma with First Class Honors in 2020. In his free time, he enjoys volunteering in communities, practicing debate, swimming, drawing and hiking.

You can find Eric’s 2022 International Piano Competition performance here.