Matthew Lin

Matthew Lin

Matthew Lin, from Pleasanton CA, started his violin study when he was seven years old and has been a proud member of California Youth Symphony since the age of nine. He found passion in music throughout the journey of violin study. Matthew was the first place winner at the 2022 American Protégé International Concerto Competition. He was also the first place winner at the 2022 US International Open Music Competition Solo Contemporary, third place winner at the 2022 London Classical Music Competition, second place winner at the 2022 US Open Music Competition Showcase Instrumental Solo, second place winner at 2022 DVC/HNU (in person) Young Artist String Competition,

Along with his fellow junior musicians, Matthew is the Award Finalist in 28th United States International Music Competition Classic Chamber A. He also enjoys playing at Pleasanton Middle School’s chamber string and is appointed as concertmaster for 2022-2023 school year. Matthew loves math, swimming, pixel art, pop music and playing minecraft with his friends.

You can find Matthew’s 2022 Romantic Music Competition violin performance here.