Artist Bio

Ivan Chan, violin

The Cleveland Plain Dealer asserted that violinist Ivan Chan’s “…tonal sweetness is matched by impeccable taste, purposeful energy, and an unerring sense of phrasing.” A member of the Miami String Quartet from 1995 to 2010, Chan is currently Senior Lecturer in String Chamber Music at the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts. As a visiting artist, he has taught at the Curtis Institute of Music, the Juilliard School, New England Conservatory, Ravinia’s Steans Institute, Morningside Music Bridge, and Beijing’s Central Conservatory. In 2017, Chan will be on faculty at Music@Menlo, the Meadowmount School of Music, and the Kent/Blossom Music Festival.

Ivan Chan is Guest Artist-Faculty for the Music@Menlo Chamber Music Institute’s International Program.