2018 String Award
2017 String Award Winner, Sung Min "Christina" Park
Sung Min Park, known by English name of Christina, attends Parkland High School as a senior. Christina has been playing the violin for 9 years and currently studies with Yevgeniy Dyo. Christina serves as the concertmaster of Parkland High School Orchestra and the Young People’s Philharmonic. She is also a member of the Philadelphia Youth Orchestra and Antioch Church Orchestra. Christina has performed with Pennsylvania Music Educators Association District 10, Northeast Region, and All.State Orchestras. She was concertmaster in district and region orchestras. Academically, Christina was commended for the National Merit Scholarship and received a silver medal for the National Spanish Exam. She has participated in state competitions for Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) and Pennsylvania Junior Academy of Science (PJAS). She is also a member of National Honor Society, Science Olympiad, and Political Science Club. In the fall, Christina will attend college, where she plans to study neuroscience and remain active as a musician.