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Lo-An Lin
Age 24



Lo-An Lin was born in Taipei, Taiwan. She has appeared in recitals in Seoul National Arts Center in Korea, National Recital Hall in Taipei, Taiwan, the Kennedy Center in Washington D.C. Her performances have been broadcast on WQXR FM (New York) and ABC Classics (Australian National Radio).


Ms. Lin was invited as the guest artist to perform a solo recital at Kawai Keyboard Series at Queensland Conservatorium, Australia in 2008. She has also appeared as concerto soloist with the Queensland Orchestra in Australia, the Glenn Gould School Orchestra in Roy Thomson Hall in Toronto, Canada, San Francisco Conservatory Orchestra, the Interlochen Arts Academy Orchestra, and the Eastern Music Festival Orchestra.


Some competition awards highlights include 1st prize at the collegiate division of MTNA Piano Competition in California, 3rd prize at the Corpus Christi International Piano Competition, 2nd prize at Lennox Young Artist International Competition, 1st         prize and Audience prize, concerto prize, best performance of Australian work at Lev Vlassenko Piano Competition, 1st prize at the National MTNA Senior division competition, and 2nd prize at Kosciuszko Foundation Chopin Piano Competition.


She is finishing up her Master of Music degree studying with Nelita True, and will be attending the Yale School of Music for Artist Diploma studying with Mr. Hung Kuan Chen. She graduated with the Young Artist Award from San Francisco Conservatory of Music with a Bachelor degree, and Interlochen Arts Academy for High School diploma.




Preliminary Round

Bach: Chromatic Fantasy and Fugue, BWV 903
Schumann: Kreisleriana, Op. 16


Semifinal Round

Haydn: Sonata in A-flat major, Hob. XVI:46
Debussy: Two Preludes from Book 1
La Cathedrale Engloutie

Beethoven: Sonata No. 28 in A major, Op. 101


Final Round

Vine: Five Bagatelles
Moravec: Upsparkles
Scriabin: Sonata No. 2 (Sonata-Fantasy) in G sharp minor, Op. 19
Hindemith: Suite 1922, Op. 26