Hannah Shin – Piano
Episode 2 || 6 August 7PM
Hannah Shin is a student of Glenn Riddle at the Melbourne Conservatorium of Music. She has won numerous prizes in prestigious international competitions, including 2nd prize in the Zhuhai International Mozart Competition and the Thailand International Piano Competition (where she also won the Audience Prize), top prize in the ASEAN International Chopin Competition, and 3rd prize in the Virginia Waring International Piano Competition in the United States. She also recently won the Prize for the Best Performance of a Work by Chopin at the Lev Vlassenko Piano Competition in Brisbane.
Her numerous concerto appearances include works by Tchaikovsky, Prokofiev, Liszt, Chopin, Grieg, Beethoven and Mozart with renowned orchestras such as the Salzburg Chamber Soloists, the Thailand Philharmonic Orchestra, the Ningbo Symphony Orchestra and the Poland International Quartet, as well as various orchestras in Melbourne.
Solo highlights include being the youngest pianist invited to participate in 3MBS’ Beethoven Marathon, performing before a capacity audience at Deakin Edge Auditorium. She has also been showcased at the Sydney International Piano Competition of Australia, broadcast live on ABC FM. She was recently invited to perform as guest artist at the Herald Sun Aria, at Hamer Hall, Arts Centre Melbourne.
She has been featured on Kansas Public Radio, as well as China Central TV, and has given recitals in the USA, Germany, Greece, Denmark, Russia, China, Thailand, Korea, Malaysia, and Indonesia.
She will be performing:
• Bach: Prelude and Fugue in B-flat minor, DWK I, BWV 867
• Mozart: Piano Sonata in D major, K. 311, first movement
• Chopin: Piano Sonata No. 3 in B minor, Op. 58, fourth movement