A Steinway Artist, YEEHA CHIU, Hong Kong-born pianist, studied with Ilona Kabos, Bela Siki, Beveridge Webster, Nadia Reisenberg and Sheila Paige. A graduate of the Royal College of Music in London and the Juilliard School of Music, she has taught at Juilliard and Duquesne University.
Miss Chiu performed with the London Philharmonic Orchestra at the historic inauguration of the first Concert Hall in Hong Kong. Subsequently she was concerto soloist with the Taipei Municipal Symphony Orchestra, the Hong Kong Philharmonic, and also the Vienna Symphony under Christoph Eschenbach. She has appeared in solo and chamber music recitals in Asia, Australia, Europe and the United States, including a series of concerts in Taiwan sponsored by the United States Information Service.
A versatile chamber musician, she has collaborated with members from the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, the Alexander String Quartet based in San Francisco, the Renaissance City Winds, at the Organ Historical Convention, Art Songs with Daphne Alderson, Lilly Abreu, and Eva Ostrakovna. She has also performed the entire cycle of piano trios by Beethoven and Brahms.
Yeeha Chiu is in demand as teacher and coach. Additional teaching in 2011 took her to Duquesne University as Visiting Professor. She is also on the faculty at the annual Keyboard Wellness Seminar in Texas directed by Sheila Paige.
The Japan Times, "Her sincere and genuine musicianship made this a truly memorable evening."