AnnaLotte Smith (Age: 21)
AnnaLotte Smith is an American concert pianist who has performed throughout the United States, England, and Germany, and has been critically hailed in the media for her moving performances on both sides of the Atlantic. Smith has successfully competed in multiple international competitions, most notably winning the Grand Prix at the Baden Württemberg International Piano Competition, (Germany, 2012) and sweeping collegiate piano competitions (USA, 2014-2016). She performed two solo concert tours in England, (2014, 2015) and frequently attends international piano festivals such as the exclusive Eastern Music Festival, (USA, 2016). Smith is also an accomplished academic, studying in the musicology department at Princeton University (2017) and receiving two prestigious Andrew J. Rider Scholar awards (2015, 2016) from Westminster Choir College of Rider University from which she graduated with a BM in Piano in 2017 at age 20. Smith is currently a faculty member at the Westminster Conservatory of Music of Rider University in Princeton, New Jersey.