Sirena Huang performs at Elmar Oliveira International Violin Competition 2017

22-year-old US violinist Sirena Huang performs in the semi-final round of the inaugural Elmar Oliveira International Violin Competition (EOIVC), which concluded at Florida’s Lynn Conservatory of Music on Sunday 5 February 2017.

Her programme includes the first movement of Mozart’s Fifth Violin Concerto and the first movement of Tchaikovsky’s Violin Concerto.The pianist is Sheng-Yuan Kuan.

Huang went on to perform Tchaikovsky’s full Concerto in the competition final with the Lynn Philharmonia – and won first prize, including $30,000, performance opportunities, and public relations and artist management support.