Lauren Yoon, violin
Lauren Yoon, age 13, attends Hammond Middle School in Laurel, Maryland. A student of Ronald Mutchnik, she has participated in several competitions winning first place in the Spring Plus Music Festival in 2016, second place in the BSYO Concerto Competition in 2017, co-first prize winner in the 2017 Asian American Competition and second place in the 2018 Gaithersburg Young Artist Competition. She performed with Howard County Concert Orchestra in 2018 and 2019 and currently serves as concertmaster of the Howard County Middle School Gifted and Talented Orchestra. When not playing violin, Lauren enjoys reading, drawing and listening to music.