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Classical Fellowship Awards Finalists
Claire was the First Prize winner of the 2010 National Chopin Piano Competition, followed by a laureate rank in the 2010 Queen Elisabeth International Piano Competition. She made her debut with the Philadelphia Orchestra in 2003 and has since performed with the orchestras of Stuttgart, Frankfurt, St. Petersburg, Moscow and the China Philharmonic, among others. Born in Rochester, NY, Claire entered Philadelphia’s Settlement Music School at age 7 and did her undergraduate work at the Curtis Institute of Music. She is currently studying in Germany at the Hannover Musikhochschule with Professor Arie Vardi.