Valentine’s Soiree – February 2023

Special Soloist Bios


Laetitia Ji is an 8th grader at  F. A. Day Middle School in Newton. Laetitia began studying piano at five with Ms. Natalia Harlap, and is currently a student in Professor Max Levinson’s private studio. Laetitia has won prizes in numerous piano competitions including the annual MMTA Bay State Contest, Massachusetts Steinway Society Piano competition, and Paderewski International Competition in Connecticut. She enjoys chamber music and formed a piano trio named Trio Patronus with two friends. Trio Patronus recently won first prizes in Association Les Musicales du Centre International Music Competition, American Virtuoso International Music Competition, and Chamber Music Foundation of New England competition. Outside of music, Laetitia enjoys reading, drawing, tennis, and baking in her spare time.