Chun Lam U
Chun Lam U is from Hong Kong, and was born in 2002. He is currently studying at Oberlin Conservatory with Prof. Dang Thai Son. He started studying piano at the age of 5 at the GMC Academy of Music in Hong Kong (China) with Prof. Rizzo Chung. His achievements include prizes at the Steinway & Sons International Youth Piano Competition in China, the Chopin International Piano Competition in Asia, the Zhuhai International Mozart Competition for Young Musicians, the Hanoi International Piano Competition, the Van Cliburn Piano Competition Junior and the Ettlingen International Competition for Young Pianists. Chun Lam has collaborated with the Salzburg Chamber Soloists, the Vietnam Symphony Orchestra and the Hong Kong (China) Youth Symphony Orchestra under the direction of conductors Lavard Skou-Larsen and David Gómez Ramírez. He participated in masterclasses given by renowned pianists and teachers, such as Maria João Pires, Tamás Ungár, William Grant Naboré, Lee Kum-Sing, Antonio Pompa-Baldi, Angela Cheng or Reiko Kikuchi.
Photo: Ralph Lauer and George Enescu International Music Competition