Ireland Age: 20
|Julianna is currently a third-year student pursuing a BMus degree in TU Dublin Conservatoire. She began her studies on the viola in 2017 under the tutelage of Andreea Banciu, ConTempo Quartet violist and principal violist of the National Symphony Orchestra. Alongside the viola, Julianna is also a dedicated pianist, studying with Claire Flynn.
Her dedication to music is shown through her various achievements throughout the years in many different competitions. She is a multiple prize winner at the Feis Ceoil, and has also won numerous prizes in TU Dublin Conservatoire, both on viola and on the piano. She is also involved in many chamber groups in Ireland. In her spare time she accompanies other musicians on the piano and also tutors younger kids music too.
She is an experienced orchestral musician and was a member of numerous orchestras, most notably the National Youth Orchestra of Ireland and the Korean National Symphony Orchestra Academy under the baton of Chiyong Chung in Seoul. She will also be attending many other orchestral programmes during the summer of 2022 in Germany and Estonia.
She will be continuing her programme for 2022/2023 in the Franz List Academy in September.