Si-Yo Artist™ Roster
Our artists are aspiring and professional musicians from the Americas, Asia, and Europe. Through their dedication to performances, education, and community service, they are our ambassadors of Western classical music. We provide our artists with international teaching and performance opportunities, an instrument lending program, and a support network of kindred souls who are diverse in talents and passions yet united in their love of music.
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Bio courtesy Coco Mi
Nineteen year old Coco Mi started violin at the age of five. She is currently under the tutelage of Li Lin at The Juilliard School as a second year undergraduate. She has won grand or first prize in numerous competitions such as the Washington Heights Chamber Orchestra’s Inaugural Concerto Competition, the Bravura Philharmonic Concerto Competition, The Sinfonietta Nova Concerto Competition, The MSM Concerto Competition, among others. She has been able to perform in prestigious venues such as Alice Tully Hall, Weill Recital Hall and Stern Auditorium at Carnegie Hall, the Bruno Walter Auditorium at Lincoln Center, and Merkin Concert Hall, among others.
She participated in the Manhattan School of Music Pre-College where she was under the tutelage of Elizabeth Faidley, was the recipient of a merit scholarship, and was associate concertmaster of the MSM Philharmonic Orchestra. She has also been selected to participate in music festivals such as Kneisel Hall, the Music Academy of the West, the Heifetz International Music Institute, Aaron Rosand’s Intensive Violin Program at the Summit Music Festival, and the Aspen Music Festival and School. Coco has performed in masterclasses and worked with well-
known violinists such as Glenn Dicterow, Ray Chen, Paul Kantor, Jennifer Koh, Stefan Jackiw, Peter Winograd, among others.