Lorna Zhang / violin

Lorna’s passion for violin started at a young age. She is currently a year 12 student in Macleans College and has participated in various musical groups. Over the years she has been rewarded with many school cultural awards, and has also won multiple awards in South Auckland Performing Arts Society and Te Awamutu. Lorna has been a scholarship holder of the Chiron Charitable Trust since 2019. In 2020, she entered the NZCT chamber contest as a part of Trio Achilles and won the Runner-up Helen Young Diamond Award.

Repertoire

Semi-Final Round 1
Bach
Sonata No. 1 in G Minor for Solo Violin, BWV 1001
Adagio
Fugue (Allegro)

Bartók
Rhapsody for Violin and Piano No. 1

Semi-Final Round 2
Beethoven
Sonata for Violin and Piano No. 8 in G Major, Op. 30 No. 3
Allegro assai

Anthony Ritchie
Rhapsody, Op. 83

Kreisler
Tambourin Chinois

Final Round
Brahms
Scherzo from F-A-E Sonata for Violin and Piano

Sarasate
Carmen Fantasy, Op. 25

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