Scarlett (Xinyue) Zheng is from Nanjing, China. Now a seventeen-year-old junior at Union Catholic High School in New Jersey, she won First Prize at the 8th International Nice Côte d'Azur Piano Competition. That competition grew her confidence, and she loves to perform and share music with other people. Earlier, she gave three recitals in Xiamen at the Wuyuan Concert Hall, and a solo recital in Nanjing at the Nanyi Concert hall. In China she studied with Shuren Sun and Xianjie Zhu, and now she studies with Susan Starr.