Rowan Sawarna-Small is 14 years-old. He recently completed his first year as a senior
student at the Phil and Eli Taylor Performance Academy for Young Artists at the Royal
Conservatory of Music in Toronto. Rowan studies with Li Wang, and was formerly a student of
Rowan began playing the piano when he was 3 years old. He’s participated in many
festivals, and has been awarded first place for Kiwanis, North York, and Davenport music
festivals. In 2020 he was awarded a first place finish in his class at Provincials and in 2019 he
placed second overall in Ontario Provincials. Rowan appreciates all the help he’s received from
his teachers and family.