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Chen Yanjun(China)

Miss Chen Yanjun was born in Fuzhou in 2002, among her various hobbies and interests since she was still a kid, she has chosen to start practicing piano before 6. In 2014 with top grade she enrolled the Affiliated Secondary School of Xinghai Conservatory of Music, studying under Vice Prof. SUN Pengjie, the Vice Director of Piano of the Affiliated Secondary School. She has also given numerous recitals both in China and abroad.

She has also studied under many other famous artists and educators, including her first teacher Prof. Xian Jinsong, Prof. Kaufmann of Mozarteum Salzburg, Prof. Mercier of the Conservatoire National Supérieur de Musique et de Danse de Paris, Prof. Böckheler of the Hochschule für Musik und Theater München, Prof. Hyoung-joon Chang of Seoul National University, Prof. Halim of New York University, Prof. Snyder of the Eastman School of Music, Prof. Pompa-Baldi of the Cleveland Institute of Music, and with Prof. Wu Ying, Prof. Shi Shucheng, Prof. Shao Dan, Prof. Lu Yao, Prof. Mao Weihui, Prof. Li Shuirong, etc.

Chen Yanjun has won the Special Prize of Group A from the 2nd Irmler Piano Competition in 2011, the First Prize of Children Group in “Yuanyang-Qicheng” Competition in 2013 which awarded her with a tour to Vienna, the Second Prize of Children Group A of “Mason & Hamlin-Sophia” International Competition in Guangzhou, the First Prize of the Advanced Concert Group in Guangzhou Piano Open Competition in 2011 and 2014, the First Prize of Group B in the 6th “Piano Star” Competition of Guangdong Province in 2011. Chen won the fourth prize of Professional Group A in the “Pearl River - Kayserburg” National Piano Competition for Young Pianists in 2015, in the same year she also participated the 1st Zhuhai International Mozart Competition for Young Musicians till the semi-finals of Group A.

In 2016 she also participated the 1st Arthur Rubinstein Youth Piano Competition in Beijing.