WPT Music & Arts

Final Forte: Michael Wu

Clip: Special | 3m 14s

Michael Wu, a finalist in the 2017 Bolz Young Artist Competition, is a 9th-grader at Cardinal Heights Upper Middle School in Sun Prairie. He began piano lessons at the age of five and currently studies with Bill Lutes, Emeritus Professor at the UW-Madison School of Music. Michael won first prize in the Madison Symphony Orchestra’s 2014 Youth Concerto Competition.

Aired: 03/13/17

Rating: NR

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