Nicky Sohn’s music has been performed by groups such as the New York Youth Symphony, the Carnegie Hall Academy, the Mannes Orchestra, Washington Square Winds, students of The Juilliard School, and members of the Bowdoin Music Festival. Her music has been described as dynamic, lively, and melodious. Sohn, 24, began studying piano at age two and composing when she was seven. Born in South Korea, she completed her middle school and high school studies at the age of fourteen. She received her Bachelor of Music degree from the Mannes College of Music in 2014 under David Tcimpidis and Master of Music from The Juilliard School under Robert Beaser. Sohn is currently a candidate for her Doctor of Philosophy in composition degree at The UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music. Sohn is a recipient of Peter Mennin and Vincent Persichetti Endowment Fund, G. Gershwin Memorial Scholarship, and Milton Babbitt Scholarship.