Rachel Kudo, piano
In 2015, Rachel won 2nd prize in the Ninth Annual Chopin Piano Competition!
Rachel Kudo appeared on Show 57, recorded in October 2001, at age 14.
Program bio from Show 57:
Rachel Kudo (piano), 14, has played all over the world. Last January, she won an international competition in Poland, where she also had the opportunity to play at Chopin’s birth house. Though she goes to school in her hometown of Northbrook, Rachel also spends a great deal of time in Japan, where her father works. In addition to the piano, Rachel has also begun to try her hands at the drums.