A native of Taiwan, Yuhan Yeh began her formal piano studies at the age of five. She received her Doctor of Musical Arts (DMA) degree in piano performance from Thornton School of Music, University of Southern California, as a recipient of the Dorothy Gleason Memorial Endowed Piano Scholarship (2017), and the Norris Foundation Grant (2018). She earned her Master of Music degree from Peabody Institute of the Johns Hopkins University, and her Bachelor of Music degree from Taipei National University of the Arts in Taiwan. Her principal teachers include Prof. Bernadene Blaha, Boris Slutsky, Rolf-Peter Wille, and Grace Chung.
Yeh performed Prokofiev Piano Concerto No.3 with USC Thornton Symphony under the baton of Maestro Andrés Cárdenes as the first-prize winner of 2018 USC Thornton Concerto Competition, and the Gardner Memorial Award winner in the 68th Wideman International Piano Competition. The concerto performance was described as "with highly polished technical facility...rich with subtlety and nuance. Her playing was masterful" by renowned conductor and music educator Larry Livingston. In 2019, Yeh performed Mozart Piano Concerto, K. 467 with USC string ensemble as both soloist and conductor, which revealed her ambition beyond the keyboard.
Yeh's recent accolades also include the International Keyboard Odyssiad & Festival Competition (Silver Medal), the Fresno Musical Club 2019 Bell T. Ritchie Award and 2018 Susan Torres Award, as well as prizes in the 2017 Seattle International Piano Competition and the 2016 Los Angeles International Liszt Competition. In 2018, she was elected as a Global Outstanding Chinese of the American Golden Tripod Organization, which leads to her performance in San Gabriel Mission Playhouse in 2019. She was also invited by Bravo Music Conservatory as a guest artist to give a masterclass and perform in Trianon Theatre, San Jose. In 2017, she was invited by New Aspect Arts Management to perform in "Salute to Brahms 120!" Piano Solo Concert Series in Taiwan National Concert Hall. In 2015, she participated in Peabody Alumni Concert.
Yeh has performed in masterclasses with pianists Alexander Kobrin, Akira Imai, Oxana Yablonskaya, Mack McCray, Bruce Brubaker, Ning An, Jane Coop, Alexander Gavrylyuk, and Hung-Kuan Chen. She also participated in major music festivals as a soloist and chamber musician, such as the 2019 Round Top Music Festival in Texas, the 2018 Chautauqua Institution, the 2017 Aspen Music Festival, the 2015 and 2013 InterHarmony International Music Festival in Italy, the 20th Summit Music Festival in New York, 2009 Euro Music Festival in Germany, and the 16th Annual Music Festival at Walnut Hill in Boston.
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