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“Impressive musicianship, fantastic technical skills and very focused concentration.”Günther Herbig (Conductor)

 “Great enthusiasm, virtuosity … an extraordinary performance.”  La Gazzetta del Mezzogiorno (Italy)

“Conquered by elegance, each strike relentlessly touches deep within the heart.”  Calvin Chu ( Poet)

Chia-Hui Lu is a passionate artist and an active participant in Taiwan’s art world.  She is a pioneer in Taiwan’s cross art scene, a composer, a music director, and a renowned concert pianist.  As the Chairwoman of the Egret Foundation, Ms. Lu continues on the organization’s 28 year tradition in promoting music and culture in Taiwan. Notable concert halls that Ms. Lu performed at include: Carnegie Hall’s Weill Recital Hall, Lincoln Center’s Alice Tully Hall, and Taiwan National Concert Hall, among others. Ms. Lu published her piano album “Enchanted” and “Amore” . 

Ms. Lu is a recipient of many awards for her cross-art works, winning the A’design Award, DNA Paris Design Awards, Muse Creative Awards, Iconic Awards, German Design Award, International Design Awards, Los Angeles Film Awards, Toronto Women Film Festival, New York Film Awards, New York International Film Awards, Oniros Film Awards, New York Independence Cinema Awards, Festigious International Film Festival, Top Shorts Film Festival, Vegas Shorts, Chicago Indie Film Awards, among others. 

In cross arts, she was the Executive Music Director for “Sayion I” and “Sayion II” , where she composed music that was used in the interactive new media theater. In the two productions, she worked with 720-degree VR positioning and 3D real-time motion-capture systems.  In 2016, she was also the Executive Music Director for the Interactive Children’s Theater’s “Milly and the Butterfly Fish’s Fantasy Journey”. In 2017, she performed a piano recital, “Water on Fire”, combining Western classical music with Eastern poetry from a Taiwan poet, Goya Lan. She curated “Impression of Taiwan” for Art Taipei. It featured ceramic artworks, creative and cultural products, publications, new media interactive theater presentations and music/visual performances. She also produced and debuted XR “Obsession” at Art Taipei, which combines a live performance with music and dance in an extended reality 4Dviews volumetric capture new media experience. As the producer and art director for “Amore”, a classical repertoire, she used Paul Chiang’s paintings, transforming it into an animated 3D visual that was synched precisely to her music. She was later invited to perform an upgraded multimedia version of “Butterfly Orchid” at the opening ceremony of Art Taipei 2020 and at the Diversonics Festival 2021. Ms. Lu curated the “Sacred Garden” as a partner of the international Ars Electronica Festival 2021.

Ms. Lu is an Associate Professor at the National Taiwan University of Arts and at the High School of National Taiwan Normal University. Earlier in her career, Ms. Lu was a music talk show host at Kiss Radio and at Dan-Shui Radio Station. She also authored a commemorative biography of Chan-Kuo Dang, a famous educator and violinist in Taiwan and co-authored “The Mysterious Music that Touches the Heart”. As a writer for MUZIK, she interviewed international musicians Gary Graffman, Menahen Pressler, and Jerome Rose and critiqued Yuja Wang, Yundi Li, Kit Armstrong, Gary Graffman, and Jerome Rose performances in Taiwan.

Ms. Lu began her piano studies at the age of five with Professor Yu-Chiou Tchen. At the age of nine, Ms. Lu won her first piano competition, taking first prize at the Taipei City Piano Competition. Ms. Lu is an alumna of the Manhattan School of Music (MSM) where she received her Bachelor’s and Master’s degree under the instructions of Dr. Solomon Mikowsky. Ms. Lu had also studied with world renowned musicians Oxana Yablonskaya in New York City, Michele Campanella at the Sienna Music Festival, Marcella Crudelli at the Vasto Summer Festival, Rita Sloan at the Aspen Music Festival, Ramzi Yassa at the French Summer Course, Lev Natochenny and Sergio Particaroli at the Merano Festival.

Ms. Lu has performed concertos with the National Symphony Orchestra, Taipei Symphony Orchestra, Taipei Metropolitan Symphony Orchestra, Taipei Century Symphony Orchestra, Hunan Symphony Orchestra, Philharmonia Moment Musical. In April 2001, Ms. Lu debuted at Carnegie Hall’s Weill Recital Hall, as a winner and recipient of Artists International’s Young Artists Award. Ms. Lu followed up her United States performances in May 2003 with a recital at Lincoln Center’s Alice Tully Hall receiving the Outstanding Alumni Award from Artists International. Ms. Lu also premiered Chien-Tai Chen’s “Far Horizon Piano Concerto”, Gordon Shi-Wen Chin’s “Piano Concerto No.1” and “Triple Concerto”, and Lan In Winnie Yang’s Piano Concerto. Other performances include: Eslite 25th Anniversary concert, Kawai 30th Anniversary Outstanding Award Winners’ Concert, International Taiwan Chopin Festival Concert, Encounter Chanson with Soprano Anne Rodier, special guest performance at Hai-Min Wei’s concert (Taiwan Peking Opera), and appearances at the National Music Festival in Rome and recitals in Barletta.

深植人心的音樂才能,歎為觀止的爆發力,渾然忘我的專注力 ! 」指揮家Günther Herbig
「熱情無比,技藝精湛…非同凡響的表演!」義大利報La Gazzetta del Mezzogiorno
「以優雅征服,每一個敲擊,非探至內心深處不鬆手….」詩人祝康偉

鋼琴家,白鷺鷥文教基金會董事長,副教授,任教於師大附中及台灣藝術大學。榮獲 Artist International’s Annual Young Artists Award與Outstanding Alumni-Winners Award in Piano獎項。受邀於紐約卡內基廳及林肯中心舉行獨奏會。先後隨母親陳郁秀及諸大明教授學習,國/高中畢業於師大附中音樂班,甄試保送台北藝術大學;赴紐約就讀 Manhattan School of Music 取得學/碩士,師事於Dr. Solomon Mikowsky和Prof. Oxana Yablonskaya;另與國際知名鋼琴家及比賽常任評審Michele Campanella、Sergio Particaroli分別於Sienna Festival 及International Piano Festival學習。跨界表演、主持、寫作、出書、訪問國際鋼琴家、於報刊發表樂評、首演國人新創、發表個人創作。合作過有:國家交響樂團、國台交、北市交、湖南交響樂團等。

近年榮獲「多倫多女性電影節最佳作曲家獎」、「New York Film Awards 動畫獎、最佳歌曲獎、最佳音樂錄影帶獎」、「Los Angeles Film Awards 聲音設計榮譽獎」、「DNA Paris 設計比賽互動獎、多彩獎、兩個榮譽獎」、「義大利A’design Award 表演藝術設計獎」、「美國MUSE Creative Awards 互動設計獎、展覽活動設計獎、概念設計獎、媒體與音樂設計獎」、「德國標誌性創新建築獎傳達類 Iconic Award」、「International Design Awards 三個榮譽獎」、「London International Creative Competition 優選獎」、「German Design Award 優勝獎」、「New York Independent Cinema Awards 最佳作曲家」、「New York International Film Awards 最佳歌曲&評審團獎」、「Oniros Film Awards 最佳藝術導演」、「Vegas Shorts Awards 最佳作曲家」、「Top Shorts Awards 榮譽獎」、「Global Film Festival Awards 最佳紀錄片、最佳音樂設計」、「Festigious International Film Festival 紀錄短片榮譽獎」、「Chicago Indie Film Awards 最佳作曲家」!

跨界方面,與京劇首席名角魏海敏合作於「花月憶時夢」演唱會;與法國戲劇女高音Anne Rodier合作《邂逅法國香頌》大受歡迎!將鋼琴演奏分別與繪畫、詩文及多媒體藝術結合,《夢鍵愛琴》二次創作畫家江賢二之作,從分解、排列、重組重製、無縫接軌,思緒千絲萬縷,百轉千迴,並融入金、木、水、火、土,將東方五行元素注入西方古典音樂,現場鋼琴獨奏搭配3D動畫,展現如音樂劇般的新表演藝術。《水織火》與詩人藍麗娟合作,揉合西方的古典音樂與東方的新詩,樂詩相乘,水火相容。跨界負責現代科技即時互動多媒體劇場《路》、《追》及如果兒童劇團《小米與鰈魚的奇幻旅程》之音樂設計。

為白鷺鷥文教基金會於「台北國際藝術博覽會」策展《印象台灣》,置入AR、VR、MR整合成最新的新媒體表演藝術作品 XR《迷》,將元老畫家陳慧坤之畫作製成動畫背景,讓觀眾體驗虛實穿插、共構整合之表演。2020年受邀於「台北國際藝術博覽會」開幕表演多媒體鋼琴藝術作品《蝴蝶蘭》。2021年與歷史悠久之國際林茲「奧地利電子藝術節」合作,為白鷺鷥文教基金會策展《神聖花園》,於全球線上展演。同年受「台灣當代文化實驗場」之邀,為「聲響藝術節」開幕表演。

曾於Kiss Radio和淡水河廣播電台主持音樂節目,積極參加國人新創之首演,與指揮家Günther Herbig和NSO首演金希文《第一號鋼琴協奏曲》,與國台交首演發表陳建台《淡水》鋼琴協奏曲,和NSO首演金希文三協奏曲及楊嵐茵鋼琴協奏曲,並於國家演奏廳演出作曲家賴德和《春水》鋼琴三重奏和馬水龍《白鷺鷥的願望》鋼琴五重奏,期能帶動並推廣台灣現代音樂。曾受Associazione Artistico Culturale Musicale之邀,於義大利的Barletta舉辦獨奏會。並於羅馬National Music Festival、新竹之春之傑出華人青年音樂會、師大附中30週年音樂班和55週年校慶音樂會、河合30週年歷屆傑出得獎人聯合音樂會、2010國際台灣蕭邦音樂節、誠品25週年音樂會等,受邀演出。

著有「音樂不一樣-怦然心動」和「台灣音樂館資深音樂家叢書-鄧昌國 士子心音樂情」。專輯《舞.魅.琴》和《夢鍵愛琴》,滾石發行。