Elizabeth Lynne Bjork

Elisabeth Lynne Bjork, 19, has played the piano for eleven years and won numerous local, state, and national competitions. Her achievements include 1st prize in the Dr. Sharon Edwards Piano Competition; Most Promising Performance award in the Harold Protsman Classical Period Piano Competition; 1st place (piano) in the Hampton Young Artists Competition; and recognition in the North Carolina Symphony, Raleigh Symphony, and Meredith College concerto competitions. This summer she looks forward to teaching at Bach 2 Basics, a children's music camp she founded two years ago. In addition to studying and teaching piano, she plays violin under Dr. Carol Chung and has performed in both the Bay Youth Symphony Orchestra and the Meredith College Sinfonietta. She looks forward to a fantastic sophomore year under the piano tutelage of Dr. Margaret Evans. In her free time, she reads, writes, and spends time with her wonderful family in Chesapeake, Virginia. (2/2011)

Articles by Elizabeth Lynne Bjork:

A Tone to Remember: NC State University Faculty Recital

Recital Review by Elizabeth Lynne Bjork,  March 17, 2011

Jeremy Denk at Duke University

Recital Review by Elizabeth Lynne Bjork, Erica Rogers,  February 12, 2011

A Tribute to Dance Music: Valentina Lisitsa with the North Carolina Symphony

Orchestral Music Review by Elizabeth Lynne Bjork,  February 4, 2011

The American Dream: A Salute to the Music of the WPA

Orchestral Music Review by Elizabeth Lynne Bjork,  April 18, 2010

Please Pass the Salt: Peter Serkin at Duke University

Recital Review by Elizabeth Lynne Bjork,  February 5, 2010

Joy to the Audience: Let It Snow with the Raleigh Symphony Orchestra

Orchestral Music Review by Elizabeth Lynne Bjork,  December 5, 2009

Mystery Meat: Pictures Reframed at UNC

Recital Review by Elizabeth Lynne Bjork,  November 8, 2009

The Best Program Notes: Brenda Bruce and the Raleigh Symphony Quartet

Chamber Music Review by Elizabeth Lynne Bjork,  November 3, 2009