Honours Degree of Music in Classical Performance (Piano) of Elder Conservatorium of Music
Yundi is currently a postgraduate student of MPhil research degree in performance at the Elder Conservatorium with the Faculty of Arts Divisional Scholarship, under the supervision of Mr. Stephen Whittington and Dr. Anna Goldsworthy. She is the First Prize winner of the Recitals Australia Lunch Hour Award in 2018. She is also the winner of the “SA State Final of Young Virtuoso” competition and was a national finalist in the Fine Music Network’s Young Virtuosi Award in 2016. Yundi completed her Degree with First Class Honours in Performance at the Elder Conservatorium under Anna Goldsworthy and Eleonora Sivan in 2017. In the same year she received the Daisy Burmeister Salotti Pianoforte Scholarship and in 2016 the Jack de Vos Scholarship. Yundi is a prize winner in multi-piano competitions in Adelaide Eisteddfod from 2010 and has been invited to perform in concerts and festivals including Adelaide Symphony Orchestra’s Beethoven Festival, Recitals Australia “Carclew” series, Elder Hall Lunchtime concert series, SA Soundstream events, “Natures Splendour” and “Nocturnes by Candlelight” concerts at Ukaria Cultural Centre and the Adelaide Music Festival. Yundi will perform as soloist with the Elder Conservatorium Chamber Orchestra in 2019.
Alongside her career as a solo pianist, Yundi is also passionate in chamber music. She is a founding member of the Baudin Trio, which has long been active in Adelaide’s chamber music scene and is now striving to bring the piano trio repertoire to new audiences. Since its debut performance in Recitals Australia’s Lunch Hour series, the Baudin trio has performed in the Elder Hall Lunchtime concert series and has participated in the Australian Festival of Chamber Music.
As a professional musician, Yundi has enormous enthusiasm for music teaching. She is a qualified piano teacher who have more than 5 years of private piano teaching experience, and have also been teaching at Unley high school as a part-time music teacher few years ago.
These details were last updated on December 12, 2018