34. Ruiqi (Annabelle) Bai
Prelude and Fugue, BWV 852
Etude No. 2, Op. 10
Sonata, Hob XVI/ 50 I.
Piano Concerto No. 2 III.
12 year old Annabelle started to play the piano when she was 4 years old with here mum, Xiao Jing. At the age of 5, she obtained the piano certificate level 4 in China and 2nd prize in the 9th International Chopin Competition in China. She came to Australia when she was 6 years old.
At the age of 9 in 2019, she came under the tutelage of Yoon Sen Lee. In the same year Annabelle won 1st and 3rd prizes at the Fremantle Eisteddfod. Annabelle also won prizes 2nd prizes at the West Australian Pianists Competition, South Suburban Music Society and ABRSM piano Competition.
At the age of 10, Annabelle obtained the Certificate of Performance of the AMEB with High Distinction A+ and ATCL Diploma with Distinction of the Trinity College London. Annabelle also won UCSI university International piano Competition with silver prize.