Artist Bio

Hsin-Yun Huang, viola

Highlights of violist Hsin-Yun Huang’s 2017–2018 season included performances as soloist under the batons of David Robertson, Osmo Vänskä, Xian Zhang, and Maximiano Valdés in Beijing, Taipei, and Bogotá. She is also the first solo violist to be presented in the National Centre for the Performing Arts in Beijing and was featured as a faculty member with Yo-Yo Ma and his new initiative in Guangzhou. In addition to winning the gold medal in the 1988 Lionel Tertis International Viola Competition, Hsin-Yun Huang was the top-prize winner in the ARD International Competition in Munich in 1993. She received degrees from the Juilliard School and the Curtis Institute of Music and now serves on the faculties of both schools.