Naphitchaya Sae-Jew

Naphitchaya Sae-Jew

My name is Naphitchaya Sae-Jew. I was born on August 5th, 2010 in Bangkok, Thailand.
I fell in love with playing harp when I was 7 years old, and started my harpist journey then. Miss Ema Mitarai is my current harp teacher at The Bangkok Symphony Music School in Bangkok.

I have participated in many competitions so far. I think competitions are fun, exciting and set a goal for me to achieve. My journey is as follow:
On July 2022, I achieved “First Prize” in Harp Junior Artist category in 2022 Medici International Music Competition, UK and achieved “Second Prize” in Harp Kids ArtistII category in London Classical Music Competition, UK
On June 2022, I achieved “Platinum Medal” in category Harp Age 10 – 12 in 2022 Quebec Music Competition Online International, Canada.
On May 2022, I achieved “First Prize” in category A Age 12 & under in International Music Competition OPUS 2022, Poland, achieved “Gold Prize” in talent age 10-13 Category in the 2022 European String Music Competition, UK, achieved “Gold Award” in Category Age 11-13 and “Special Prize The Best Performance of George Frideric Handel’s Harp” in Best Classical Musicians Awards 2022, UK and achieved “Gold Prize” in talent age 10-13 Category and “The Best Performer to Represent Thailand” in The 2022 UK International Strings Competition.
On April 2022, I achieved “Annual Star Award” in Artist category Age 15 & under in London Young Musician of the year 2022, UK.
On January 2022, I achieved “Gold Prize” in category performance Grade III, “Silver Prize” in Category Young Artist Age 12 & under and “All Round Musician Award for Winning Award One Prize Piano Performance & One Prize for Harp Performance” in London Young Musician 2021-22 Season 3, UK and achieved “Gold Medal” in Rising Star Harp Category in Canadian International Music Competition 2021-22, Canada.
On December 2021, I achieved “First Place” in Junior Category 11-12 years and “Audience Award Winner” in 21st Century Talents String Competition New Year Season 2021, Ottawa, Canada.
On September 2021, I achieved “Second Prize” at the category of Strings: Harp Soloist Group D. 11-13 Years in MAP International Music Competition 2021, USA.
On February 2020. I achieved “Second Place” in The 8th Hong Kong International Youth Performance Art Competition (International Round), Hong Kong.
On April 2019, I also was awarded the honor of “First Place” in the “Young Artist Music Contest” from Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand.

For the Year 2018, I won “first prize” in The 6th Hong Kong International Youth Performance Art Competition (Thailand round).

You can find Naphitchaya’s 2022 17th Century Music Competition harp performance here.