A top prize winner of the Arthur Rubinstein International Piano Competition in Tel Aviv, Steven Lin made his first performance with New York Philharmonic at the age of 12. Recently made a sensational Carnegie debut playing the Tchaikovsky Piano Concerto no. 1, and has been hailed by the New York Times for playing that is “…immaculately voiced and enhanced by admirable subtleties of shading and dynamics.”
Recent orchestral engagements include the Israel Philharmonic, Baltimore Symphony, and National Symphony of Mexico. Highly in demand for recitals worldwide, including Kennedy Center in Washington, Carnegie Hall, Munich, Paris, Tokyo, and Shanghai. A frequent performer with summer festivals, Steven Lin has appeared in the Bravo! Vail Music Festival, Aspen Music Festival, and La Jolla SummerFest. An active chamber musician, he has collaborated with Gidon Kremer and Misha Maisky.
Steven Lin completed the prestigious Artist Diploma program at the Curtis Institute of Music, and before that, he earned both Bachelor’s and Master’s Degrees at The Juilliard School. When not making music, Steven describes himself as an ‘NBA basketball fanatic,’ a source of great pride and commitment which began when he was eight years old.
2014, 2nd Prize, The Arthur Rubinstein International Piano Master Competition, Tel Aviv, Israel