Lucie Kim, age 16, is a tenth grader at Orange County School of the Arts. Lucie began taking piano lessons at age six and currently studies with Ariel Yang at Opus 119 School of Music. She made her Carnegie Hall debut at age nine, and has won top prizes at numerous competitions, including First Prize at the San Jose International Piano Competition, First Prize at the Los Angeles International Liszt Competition, and First Prize at the Steinway Junior Piano Competition. Lucie was also a Silver Medalist at the Virginia Waring International Junior Solo Competition. Most recently, she won First Prize in the Carmel Klavier International Piano Competition. At the age of 12, Lucie independently organized and performed in a solo benefit concert for Children’s Hospital of Orange County (CHOC). Since then, she has been actively using her passion for music to support the hospital as a CHOC ambassador. In her spare time, Lucie enjoys playing golf with her friends and family.