“Wu's bright, incisive tone approached the ideal....melting beauty...This artist, it seems, can do anything.”—The Mercury News
A U.S. Presidential Scholar in the Arts, Annie Wu is the First Prize winner of the 2016 James Pappoutsakis Flute Competition, the 2014 Yamaha Young Performing Artist Competition, and YoungArts Foundation’s 2014 YoungArts National Competition. A Fellow at the Music Academy of the West in 2015 and 2016, she has been soloist with the Vienna International Orchestra, California Symphony, Kentucky Symphony Orchestra, Livermore-Amador Symphony, Diablo Symphony Orchestra, and the San Jose Chamber Orchestra. She won First Prize in the 2011 National Flute Association’s High School Soloist Competition, becoming the youngest winner in the competition’s history. She is currently enrolled in the Harvard College/New England Conservatory five-year dual degree program, which will earn her a Bachelor’s degree from Harvard and a Master’s degree from NEC.