Sandrine Erdely-Sayo is a French born virtuoso pianist. She became the youngest recipient of the French Minister of Culture Prize at the age of 13 and is a first prize graduate from the Paris Superior Conservatory. She holds a master\'s degree in piano and composition from the University of the Arts in Philedelphia and has been playing and giving lectures in Italy, France, Spain, Argentina and the United States. She has recorded the integral work of Primitivo Lazaro in two CDs. In 1996, Sandrine Erdely-Sayo was granted permanent residency in the United States as an artist of exceptional ability and as a national interest for the United States She became an American citizen February 15th, 2007.Born with a passionate and adventurous spirit, she has been described by musical critics as: \'One of the best pianists of her generation\'-I\'Independant, France.