"For the Love of Music ...Since 1866"
SECOND PLACE WINNER
Micaela Chyu is 13 years old and attends Ladue Middle School. She has been playing the violin since she was 6 years old. She loves music in general, and also sings and plays the ukulele. Micaela enjoys being a part of the Webster Community Music School Prep Program and the St. Louis Youth Symphony, and is concertmaster in her school orchestra. She made her orchestral debut at age 12 as the Alton Symphony Orchestra Guild Award Winner. Micaela also enjoys running, dancing, sketching, and playing with her dogs. She would like to thank all of her teachers past and present that she has been blessed beyond measure to be able to learn from, including Nora Teipen, Joseph Kaminsky, and Almita Vamos.