Matthew Zhu

Matthew Zhu

Matthew Zhu was born in 2010 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. He started to play the piano at age of 6 with Dr. Vivian Zhao. He won the Second Place in Bradshaw & Buono International Piano Competition (Elementary School Division) in 2022. He won the Second Place in North Shore Music Teachers Association (NSMTA) Piano Competition (Elementary School Division) in 2022. He won the third place in Chicago Area Music Teachers Association (CAMTA) 42nd Roberta Savler Piano Contest (Level C) in 2022. He won the third place in Illinois State Music Teachers Association (ISMTA) North Piano Competition (Elementary Division) in 2021. He won the first place in CAMTA 41st Roberta Savler Piano Contest (Level B) in 2021. He won H.M. ISMTA North Piano Competition (Primary Division) in 2019. Matthew won the third place in NSMTA Piano Completion (Primary Division) in 2019. He won the third place in 49th Annual Granquist Music Competition in 2019. He has won 8 gold medals in annual Sonata Sonatina piano Competitions organized by CMATA and NSMTA separately from 2019 to 2022. Matthew has passed level 8 exams in the achievement in music program organized by ISMTA.

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