United States, 1964
The American pianist Frederic Chiu is in much demand as a soloist and teacher. He has recorded more than twenty CDs as a pianist, including the complete piano works of Prokofiev. As a piano teacher he developed the Deeper Piano Studies method, a holistic approach to piano playing that he also used in the Liszt Junior Academy in Utrecht in 2010 and 2015. Chiu wasa member of the international selection jury of the Liszt Competition in 2007 and 2014 and a member of the international jury iin 2017. Chiu is actively working with Yamaha for a revolutionary new instrument that should see the light in 2020.