For high achievement in violin, viola and cello performance


2018/2019 Local State & Regional Competitions & Awards

Congratulations to all of our students who entered competitions this year!

Vivo International Competition, Carnegie Hall

Chloe Kim, violin, First Prize

Golden Key Music Festival, Carnegie Hall                          

Yog Manani, violin, Third Prize

Little Mozart Competition, Carnegie Hall                          

Emilian Lipnevich, violin, First Prize

Crescendo International Competition

Shivani Manikandan, violin, 2nd prize

Golden Key Music Festival, Carnegie Hall

Shivani Manikandan, violin, 3rd prize

Regional and All State Orchestra

Sresth Gupta, viola, and Sriya Bapatla, viola

Regional Orchestra       

Garv Goel, viola

NJMTA Spring Audition and Recital  

Cello:  Parker Woo, Mitchel Whitman, Caleb Ho, Gabe Nembhard, Kieran Fisher, Ashley Thakral, Shreyash Singh

Violin:  Niha Haldo, Gabrielle ONeill, Emilian Lipnevich, Joshua Pastor, Gayathri Nair, Angad Singh, Tanish Chauhan

Viola:  Roy Liu, Shaurya Ranjan, Ava Hamilton

Student Awards, 2017/2018 Academic Year

Congratulations to our 2017/2018 award winning student!

Ribhav Bose, viola, selected for Assistant Principal (2nd Chair), 2017 NJ All State High School Orchestra

Student Awards, 2015/2016 Academic Year

Congratulations to our 2015/2016 award winning students!

Caleb Solidum, violin, selected to play on the YOCJ Master Class by David Kim, Concert Master of The Philadelphia Orchestra

Sresth Gupta, selected for the Solo Performance Program of The Philadelphia International Music Camp & Festival (one of 13 students selected nationwide)

Elizabeth Chang, violin, selected for 2016 NJ Regional Intermediate Orchestra

Ribhav Bose, viola, selected for 2016 NJ Regional High School Orchestra

Michael Hu, viola, selected for 2016 NJ Regional High School Orchestra

Sonal Gupta, viola, selected for 2015 Carnegie Hall American Protégé International Competition

NJMTA Spring Competition Honors/High Honors winners:

Aashi Chandna, Spandan Chandra, Elizabeth Chang, Jeffrey Chen, Eddie Chen, Ashmitha Dandamudi, Harrison Ehee, Tyler Ehee, Kaelyn Gopaul, Sresth Gupta, Anika Jonelagadda, Emilian Lipnevich, Srujana Mallem, Soham Paratkar, Caleb Solidum, Thomas Stone, Eric Wang, Cassie Wang.

Student Awards, 2014/2015 Academic Year

Congratulations to our students who have won state, national and international music competitions this year!

NJMTA Spring audition and recital  

Cassie Wang, age 10 – High Honors, Violin
Elizabeth Chang, age 11 – High Honors, Violin
Ronit Sethi, age 13 – High Honors, Violin
Dhiraj Chakravorty, age 13 – Honors, Violin
Rishi Patel, age 13 – High Honors, Viola
Ketan Sengupta, age 12 – High honors, Viola
Jessica Xu, age 13 – High Honors, Viola

New Jersey Intermediate All State Orchestra

Ribhav Bose, age 12 – First Chair, Viola

Vivo International Music Competition, Carnegie Hall

Scola Lee, Age 7 – Second place

MTNA Competition

Sonal Gupta, age 14 – Honorable mention

Coronavirus Update & New Students:

Princeton String Academy is fully operational, teaching all string lessons online at this time. In-person lessons will resume when the NJ public schools are reopened. ... New Students: We are interviewing and accepting new students for online lessons. Please complete the Contact Form below, and we will get back to you ASAP to schedule an interview.