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An accomplished international performer, Chinese pianist TIAN LU has appeared as a concerto soloist, recitalist, and chamber musician throughout Asia, the United States, Europe, and South America. As a winner of both the Thailand International Piano Competition and International Piano Competition in Maracaibo, Venezuela, Ms. Lu has performed as soloist with the Thailand Philharmonic Orchestra, the Maracaibo Symphony Orchestra and the Miami Symphony Orchestra. She also appeared recently with the Venezuela Symphonica and Odessa Philharmonic Orchestra, among others. Equally at home as a chamber musician, she has collaborated with the Maia String Quartet, Dorian String Quartet, and numerous other small ensembles.
Ms. Lu started playing the piano at the age of 4 and continued her studies at the Shanghai Conservatory. In March 2005, at age 19, Ms. Lu won second prize and was the youngest competitor in the Iowa International Piano Competition, hosted by the Sioux City Symphony Orchestra. Other early honors included top awards at the 4th International Piano Competition, in memory of pianist Emil Gilels, the Southern Missouri International Competition and the Kingsville International Competition. In 2009, she obtained her Artist Diploma from the Oberlin Conservatory of Music, where she studied with Monique Duphil. While attending Oberlin, she was invited to represent the institution in a prestigious performance at the Kennedy Center in Washington, DC.
Sunday, November 16, 2014, 5:00 PM