Festival Lille Clef de Soleil

Liza Chung

Pianist of Korean origin, Liza Chung grew up in Chile and began her performing career at the age of 14. Since then, she has been successful as a soloist and chamber musician in performances around the world. She has appeared in concert halls such as the New York’s Steinway Hall, the Chicago Cultural Center and the famous Teatro Colón de Buenos Aires, as well as places like Chile, Argentina, Mexico, Switzerland, France and Brussels. States.

Liza Chung has won numerous awards, including first prizes in competitions such as the Claudio Arrau International Piano Competition, and the Concurso Santa Cecilia in Chile. Her orchestral performances include appearances with the Santa Cecilia Philharmonic Orchestra, the Orquesta Sinfonica de Concepcion in Chile, the Chamber Orchestra of the Catholic University of Chile, the Orquesta Sinfonica de Chile and the Buenos Aires Philharmonic Orchestra Aires, among others. Liza Chung‘s performances were recorded for broadcast on radio stations in the United States, Switzerland and South America; She collaborated with renowned musicians such as Alban Gerhardt, Mario Ancillotti, Stéphan Picard, the Rossetti String Quartet and Hernán Jara, with whom she released a recording.

Trained at Indiana University and Yale University, Liza Chung graduated from both institutions and studied with the world’s most renowned pianists, including György Sebok, Reiko Neriki and Claude Frank. Other teachers include György Sandor and Edith Fischer in Switzerland.

She is currently associate professor of piano at the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, where she teaches both piano and chamber music. Liza Chung is very much in demand as an interpreter, speaker and jury.