CURRENT TUTORS (Home visits & Online) 2021/22
Piano ; Theory ; Aural
Described by International Piano Magazine as: “...an armour-clad player of complete technique, a thinking musician, a natural Romantic.”, Bobby Chen was a pupil of Ruth Nye and Hamish Milne at the Yehudi Menuhin School and the Royal Academy of Music, and burst on the scene in 1996 playing Beethoven’s Triple Concerto in a British tour with Lord Yehudi Menuhin and the Warsaw Sinfonia, and a recital at the Royal Festival Hall as part of the South Bank Prokofiev Festival.
He is elected an Associate of London’s Royal Academy of Music (ARAM), selected as an Honorary Member of the Royal Academy of Music Hong Kong Alumni Association (RAMHKAA), and is currently a trustee of both the Beethoven Piano Society of Europe (BPSE) and the Piano Trio Society (PTS). He was on the teaching faculty at Chethams International Piano Summer School in 2012, 2015 and 2018. He is founder of the biennial Overseas Masters Winter Piano Academy (OMWPA), which has taken place on the premises of the Yehudi Menuhin School in 2010, 2012, 2014, 2016 and 2018.