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Piano

Kevin Chow

Kevin Chow

Kevin Chow is supported by Cameron Williams​

Kevin Chow completed his Bachelor of Music (Hons) degree at the Melbourne Conservatorium of Music studying piano with Glenn Riddle. He has recently completed a Master of Music degree at Yale University under full scholarship and fellowship, studying with Peter Serkin and Boris Slutsky. He is currently in the Master of Musical Arts program at Yale studying with Boris Berman. 

Kevin was a finalist in the 2018 ABC Young Performer of the Year, performing Prokofiev’s Piano Concerto No 2 with the Sydney Symphony Orchestra at the Sydney Opera House. Kevin has also given concerto performances that include Mozart, Beethoven, Liszt, Brahms, Tchaikovsky, Rachmaninoff and Prokofiev with orchestras such as the Sydney Symphony Orchestra, Thailand Philharmonic, Morocco Philharmonic Orchestra, Fremantle Symphony and Melbourne Conservatorium of Music Symphony Orchestras. 

Kevin's competition awards include First Prize in the Sydney Eisteddfod John Allison/Henderson Piano Scholarship and the 3MBS Performer of the Year. Kevin has been a finalist in the Thailand International Piano Competition and has been selected to participate in the upcoming Sydney International Piano Competition.

He has received the Mary Clapp Howell Scholarship and Harry & Margaret Simeone Fellow from Yale University, as well as he Frederick Harlock and Phyllis Judd/Therese de Kretser at Melbourne Conservatory of Music. Kevin is a gracious recipient of the Mary Elizabeth McComas Foundation Piano Scholarship and the Ian Potter Cultural Award.

Kevin has performed extensively throughout Australia and also given recitals in China, America, Thailand, Morocco, Greece, New Zealand and Indonesia. Highlights include performing for HRH Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwell in Melbourne. Kevin has broadcast major radio stations in Australia and New Zealand and has participated in masterclasses with notable musicians including Paavali Jumppanen, Boris Berman, Lang Lang, Alessio Bax and Leslie Howard. Kevin is keen chamber musician having worked with the New Haven New Music Initiative. He is greatly 

anticipating his multiple collaborations and performances during the Australian Festival of Chamber Music in 2021.