Xinge Grace Dong (China)

Xinge Grace Dong (China)

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Grace is a 20-year-old pianist from China. At aged 15 Grace started studying at the Shanghai Conservatory of Music. Grace now studies at the Royal College of Music in London with Professor John Byrne. She is a Doctor Knobel Fund Scholar.

Grace has participated in many international competitions. This year, she won the Sevenoaks Young Musician of the Year Competition and placed third and was awarded the Best Undergraduate Performance Prize in the Chappell Medal Piano Competition at the Royal College of Music. Grace has also performed in Hong Kong, Japan, Italy and America and has given many chamber and orchestra performances. In 2017 she performed Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No 2 with Naples Symphony Orchestra and in 2018 she performed Mozart’s Piano Concerto K 467 with Shanghai Philharmonic Orchestra.