William Feng, born in Montreal, Canada, is now a fourth grader at Samantha Smith Elementary in Sammamish, WA. He started learning piano at the age of six with Dr. Christopher Bowlby at Chopin Academy of Music. William loves music and has a great passion for playing piano.
William has received many top awards in international and regional piano competitions, including First Place Winner and Judges’ Distinction Award in 2022 American Protégé International Piano and Strings Competition; Gold Medal in 2022 Chopin North West competition; Distinguished Gold Medalist in 2022 Seattle International Piano Festivals & Competition (SIPF) Classical Viennese Festival; Gold Medals in SIPF Bach festivals for 2020 and 2021; Gold Medals in SIPF Classical Viennese Festivals for 2020, 2021 and 2022; and Gold Medal in 2021 SIPF Virtuoso Festival. William actively attended recitals and concerts. He will perform in Winners Concert at Carnegie Hall in 2023.
Besides playing piano, William is interested in musical composition. He also enjoys reading music theory and history books.
You can find William’s 2022 Spring Music Competition piano performance here.