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Hsin-Yun Huang



Hsin-Yun Huang has collaborated with many distinguished artists, including Yo-Yo Ma, Jaime Laredo, Joshua Bell, Joseph Suk, and Menahem Pressler. Recent collaborations include performances with the Guarneri, Juilliard, Orion, Brentano, and St. Lawrence string quartets.

She has performed at prominent music festivals throughout the world, including the Spoleto Festival, Chamber Music Northwest, Marlboro Music Festival, Aspen Festival, Music@Menlo, La Jolla Summerfest, Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival, Prague Spring Festival, Rome Chamber Music Festival, Cartagena International Festival, Stavanger Festival, and Moritzburg Festival.

As a concerto soloist, Ms. Huang has performed with the City of London Sinfonia, Bavarian Radio Orchestra, Tokyo Philharmonic, Berlin Radio Symphony, Russian State Philharmonic, and National Symphony of Taiwan. Ms. Huang has championed new works featuring the viola. In 2006 she premiered Shih-Hui Chen's 'Shu Shon Key' ('Remembrance') with the Broyhill Chamber Ensemble at An Appalachian Summer Festival in North Carolina. In 2007 she premiered a new work by Steven Mackey for solo viola and chamber ensemble at the Aspen Music Festival. She recently performed Marc-André Dalbavie's Viola Concerto at Miller Theatre in New York City and George Benjamin's 'Viola Viola' with violist Misha Amory for Carnegie Hall's Making Music series at Zankel Hall.

Ms. Huang studied at the Yehudi Menuhin School with David Takeno; at the Curtis Institute of Music with Michael Tree; and at the Juilliard School with Samuel Rhodes. Currently residing in New York City, she is a dedicated teacher, serving on the faculties of the Juilliard School and the Mannes College of Music. More information is at

Ms. Huang joined the faculty of the Curtis Institute of Music in Fall 2011.