Piano, March Festival Concert
Spencer Cha, 17, is a pianist and composer from Los Altos, California. As a pianist, he has won the CAPMT State Honors Competition, the Marilyn Mindell Competition, and the Chopin SF Competition in two divisions. Inducted into the MTAC Young Artists Guild in 2021, he placed 3rd in the 2021 San Jose International Piano Competition and participated in the 2021 Texas State International Music Festival. He has performed with the Palo Alto Philharmonic and at Carnegie Hall. As a composer, Spencer won 1st place nationally in the 2020-2021 MTNA Composition Competition and was inducted into the 2021 MTAC Young Composers Guild. A senior at the Harker School and the principal oboist in his school’s orchestra, Spencer also enjoys soccer, skiing, and tennis.