Violinist Nolan Chang is a scholarship fellow of the Academy at the Music Institute of Chicago. He attends Northside College Preparatory School and studies violin with Guarneri Hall Artistic Director Stefan Hersh. Nolan has performed in masterclasses for Hilary Hahn, Danielle Belen, James Ehnes and Paul Huang.
Nolan was the first place winner in the middle division of the 2018 John Child Walker Competition, a first and second prize winner in the 2018 Southwestern Youth Music Festival, and a third-place winner of the 2019 Southwestern Youth Music Festival. Nolan was selected to play in the Southern California Junior Bach Festival Complete Works Audition at their regional festival in 2019.
Nolan Chang plays on the “Feintuch” Bellarosa violin, courtesy of Darnton & Hersh Fine Violins and Guarneri Hall NFP.