Kudos: High Five

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Occupation: Cellist, student

Home: San Francisco

Achievement: The San Francisco native was named one of the winners of the 2008 Yamaha Young Artist Awards, which recognize outstanding young musicians in the United States. A senior at the Shepherd School of Music at Rice University, her recent engagements include a recording session and concert in New York with jazz singer Tammy Brown and guitarist Stanley Jordan.

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