Bo Feng is currently pursuing a Master Degree in Piano performance under the mentorship of Professor Inna Faliks. Bo started piano studies at an early age of 5 in China and continued to pursuit higher music education after moving to the United State at the age of 13. He was accepted to San Francisco School of the Arts and UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music with departmental scholarships. Bo has won several awards and competitions, including the 3rd place in Benno Rubinyi Piano Competition, Douglas Holloway Awards, the winner of SOTA concerto competition 2015 and the finalist of Bay Area Pacific Music Association Competition, etc. Besides training as a professional soloist, Bo actively participates in accompanying for youth orchestras, chamber music, singers, instrumentalists, composers and bands. He also voluntarily performs for community based organizations, such as senior homes, culture center and hospitals. Bo work as Music Coordinator for Mindful Music, a nonprofit start-up under UCLA Health that makes classical music accessible to health professionals.
Irina Bazik is an internationally acclaimed pianist currently pursuing a Doctorate Degree in piano performance at UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music under the mentorship of Professor Inna Faliks. Born in Serbia, Irina has been performing all over the world from a very young age. After the release of her album “Encore” in 2015, she has been nominated for an award by Tesla’s People Foundation in the category “Up and Coming” as one of the most successful Serbian artists in the United States. Irina has won a great number of first prizes at international piano competitions in Serbia, Italy, and France and was named the Honorary Citizen of Belgrade at the age of 8. After earning a Masters Degree at the age of 20, she continued her studies at Boston Conservatory working with Prof. Michael Lewin. During her studies, Irina has performed as a soloist with the Belgrade National Radio Symphony, Symphony of Yugoslav Army, Sinfonia Perugina (Italy) and Eclypse Symphony (USA).