Sydney Mariano Mu Phi Epsilon Los Angeles Alumni Chapter - Phyllis Hausman Loeb Memorial Scholarship
Sydney Grace Mariano began studying the violin at age 6 in Singapore. Later, her family relocated to Irvine, ca, where Sydney currently resides and recently completed her studies at the Colburn School of Performing Arts Pre-college with Sam Fischer. Sydney is now 18 years old, a freshman at the USC Thornton School of Music studying under Dr. Lina Bahn. Sydney Grace was a Grand Prize Winner of the 10th Satori International Strings Solo Competition. She also won the 2014 Pacific Symphony Youth Orchestra Concerto Competition and was able to solo with PSYO in the Segerstrom Performing Arts Center.