Hannah Ryu, violin

Hometown: Lexington, MA

Meet Hannah

HANNAH RYU (violin, piano, and composition), is from Lexington, MA., and began playing the violin at age four and the piano when she was five at the New England Conservatory, where she is a student in the Certificate Program for both instruments and composition. As a violinist, Hannah won first prize in the 2010 Ellen Huff Powers Young Artists Competition, and she was invited to be a soloist with the Lexington Symphony Orchestra (2012, 2013). She won first prize in the 2015 MMTA Bay State String Contest and won Lexington High School’s 2016 Concerto Competition.

Hannah performed in the From the Top Band’s 2015 mashup cover of “Can’t Feel My Face | Where Are Ü Now” and the 2016 See the Music video Express Yourself.

She also performed on Show 274, recorded in June 2013, at age 11.

Show 274 bio:

The Brioso Trio is based at New England Conservatory Preparatory School in Boston, Massachusetts where they are coached by Laura Blustein. It’s members are: 12-year-old pianist Andrew Li from Lexington, Massachusetts, who studies with Dorothy Shi; 11-year-old violinist Hannah Ryu from Lexington, Massachusetts, who studies with Kazuko Matsusaka; and 11-year-old cellist Evan Hsu from Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts, who studies with Laura Blustein.


Listen to Hannah

Show 274, San Marcos, TX
I. Allegro from the Piano Trio in C major, Hob. XV:27 by Franz Joseph Haydn