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Schofield Middle School students find ‘Joye’ in musical expression

There was some real “Joye in Aiken” spread about the Schofield Middle School cafeteria and auditorium on Wednesday, with “kids playing for kids,” said Philly Sorenson. “It is wonderful to see the students engaged in the performance, and to see the artists interact with the students,” said Sorensen, outreach facilitator with the Joye in Aiken… Read more »

Member Spotlight: Nadia Azzi | American Mensa, Ltd.

She’s a member, too | NADIA AZZI A member since 2012, Nadia Azzi attends the prestigious Juilliard School (Pre-College Division) and Professional Performing Arts School. An award-winning piano prodigy, she played Carnegie Hall at age 11. Read More

A World Renowned Pianist in the Making | iaam

Nadia Azzi may only be 14, but at the piano she works wonders.  Starting at a very young age Nadia soon became an amazing player. She has won many awards in national and international competitions and has collaborated with countless instrumentalists and chamber groups.  Recently she was featured artist on NPR’s popular Radio show From… Read more »

Nadia Azzi: Classical Pianist | The Talent Notes

Some people take their entire lives to find their true passion. Then there are those who seem placed on this planet knowing exactly what they were meant to do. Enter Nadia Azzi, whom at  the tender age of 14 has accomplished so much in very little time with her talents on the piano. […] She recently… Read more »

Small hands, big love for classical music | NewportRI

Newport Music Festival: 13-year-old pianist to make Newport debut Nadia Azzi is 13, heading into ninth grade. When she has spare time, which is in short supply, she likes to watch Japanese movies online (her mother is Japanese), play with her 5-year-old sister and hang with friends at the mall near her home outside Tampa. The… Read more »

Teen to perform with orchestra today | The Tampa Tribune

NEW PORT RICHEY – Music is a part of 14-year-old Nadia Azzi’s everyday life. The urge to rehearse on the piano or violin and to study new music comes as naturally to Nadia as eating or breathing. When she’s not working on homework, her fingers are dancing across the keys of a piano or delicately grasping… Read more »