Nathan Nam (age 9) is a fourth grader in northern Virginia. He started piano at age six and is under the tutelage of Dr. Mihyang Joo. He won awards at several music competitions, including 1st place in the 2021 YMIC Metropolitan Music Festival, 1st place in the 2021 Elite International Music Competition, and 3rd place for Best Bach Performance in the 2022 Great Composition Competition. He was also one of the second-round winners of the 2021 NVMTA Sonata festival. In addition to music, he loves exploring new hiking trails and skiing slopes.