Kevin Chen – New York Recital
at Carnegie Hall
at the 17th Arthur Rubinstein International Piano Master Competition, 2023
Kevin Chen lives in Calgary, Canada, where he studies with Marilyn Engle. Despite his young age, he has already taken part in many famous international competitions, winning 1st Prize at the Liszt Competition in Budapest, 1st Prize at the Mozart Competition in Lugano (junior section) and 1st Prize at the Hilton Head Competition in Washington, 1st Prize at the Concours de Genève Music Competition, and most recently- 1st Prize at the 17th Arthur Rubinstein International Piano Master Competition. He has performed with the Calgary, Edmonton, and Minneapolis Symphony Orchestras, among others. Kevin Chen is also an avid composer, with nearly 100 works to his credit, including symphonies and a piano concerto. In 2013, he wrote River Rhapsody in honor of the victims of the High River floods.