× Close Student Dashboard Support

Chiaoyu Lin

Collaborative Piano, Cello

Taiwanese pianist Chiaoyu Lin has been recognized both in Asia and the United States for her musical achievements. She is a prize-winner of the International Steinway Piano Competition (Taiwan), the Yamaha Piano Competition, the Kawai Piano Competition, and other Chinese piano competitions (Nanjing, Beijing, Shenzhen, and Shanghai). She performs solo recitals annually in Taiwan, and gave her Chinese recital debut in 2016 in Suqian.

In the US, Chiaoyu was selected as a state and division winner of Music Teachers National Association Young Artist Competition, and won the Merit Prize in the MTNA national competition. She was the winner for the George R. Johnson Concerto Competition and performed Rachmaninoff Second Concerto with the Cleveland Orchestra of Tennessee, she was also selected as the winner for the Lee University Concerto Competition. She has performed and studied at several prestigious classical music festivals, including the Halle Music Festival in Germany and the Atlantic Music Festival in Maine, where she performed Tchaikovsky’s Piano Concerto No. 1 as the winner of the concerto competition. Chiaoyu also dedicates herself to the study of collaborative piano and chamber music. Ms. Lin received the best collaborative pianist award in the 2022 Winstead Competition.

Ms. Lin received her Bachelor’s degree in Piano Performance at Lee University School of Music where she studied with Dr. Cahill Smith with high honor Magna Cum Laude. Ms. Lin just graduated from her Master’s degree at University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music and she continues her study in Doctorate of Musical Arts degree under the tutelage of Professor Michael Chertock.