Eric Lu is a resident of Wilton, Connecticut. He is going into 9th grade as a freshman at Wilton High School. Eric plays both the cello and the piano. He started learning piano when he was 6 years old and cello at the age of 8. In 2019, Eric passed the ABRSM Grade 5 Cello practical exam and Grade 5 Theory exam. He is currently working towards the Grade 8 Cello exam in the Spring of 2021. Eric was the principal cellist in the Advanced Strings Orchestra at Middlebrook School and is also an active member of the Concert Orchestra in the Norwalk Youth Symphony.