Jocelyn Mia De Young

Jocelyn Mia De Young

Jocelyn De Young was born in 2008, and started her piano lessons, with Leonard Spivak, in 2014 at the age of 6. She has competed in the Federation around four times. She attended Bak Middle School of the Arts, where she was taught by Estibaliz Gastesi Latorre, as well as masterclasses from Dr. Lindsay Garretson. In 2022, she attended the Chopin local competition/recital, and performed in Coral Gables. She now attends Dreyfoos, High School of the Arts, where she is taught by Ms Stefanie Katz-Shear and also plays in a jazz ensemble. Jocelyn was also accepted into the Frost Advanced Preparatory program- which she will soon attend for a second semester- and is taught by Luca Cubisino. Jocelyn performs in about 8 recitals and learns at least 12 pieces per year. She performs music from all time periods.