BIOGRAPHY

Anson K. Sin

UNIVERSITY OF OREGON

Doctor of Musical Arts in Piano Performance (2023)

 

UNIVERSITY OF OREGON

Master of Music in Piano Pedagogy

 

SOUTHERN OREGON UNIVERSITY

Master of Music in Music Performance

 

HONG KONG BAPTIST UNIVERSITY

Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Music

Possessing a rare combination of musical instinct, unique performance style and technique, Anson K. Sin has found success in performances and competitions worldwide. He was first recognized for his debut performance with the Port Townsend Symphony Orchestra at the age of eighteen, for which he received glowing reviews from critics: “Phenomenal in both the violin and the piano,” wrote Peninsula Daily News. “His beautiful playing is lovely, intimate, impression all in one… I could hear crisp, clear lines and details… brilliant control of the characters… very convincing style and bravura!,” wrote Oregon Music Teachers National Association. Anson has performed as a concert pianist internationally in many well-known concert halls in the world, including New York City - Carnegie Hall.

Anson is currently pursuing the Doctoral music program and teaching piano classes in the Piano Pedagogy Program at the University of Oregon’s School of Music and Dance in Eugene Oregon.

 

AWARDS AND HONORS:

  • 2021 – Winner, George Hopkins Piano Scholarship Award, Kiwanis Club of Eugene

  • 2019 – Winner (alternate), Petri Scholarship Competition, Oregon Music Teachers Association

  • 2018 – 1st Place (alternate), Oregon MTNA-Steinway Young Artist Piano Competition, Oregon Music Teachers Association

  • 2018 – Winner, Music Scholarship Award, Brookings-Harbor Friends of Music

  • 2018 – Winner, Open Class, Concerto/Aria Competition, Grande Ronde Symphony

  • 2017 – 3rd Place with silver award, Manhattan International Young Artists Music Festival Piano Competition, Concordia Music International Ltd., Steinway & Sons

  • 2016 – Winner, Hong Kong Asia— Pacific Youth Piano Competition

  • 2015 – Winner, Hong Kong (Asia) Youth Piano Competition, Hong Kong Youth Music Development Association

  • 2014 – Second Place, the Open Class of 2014 Tchaikovsky and Kabalevsky Piano Competition of 14th Hong Kong (Asia Pacific) Piano Competition, Hong Kong Musician Association, Sponsored by London College of Music

  • 2014 – 3rd Place, Scholarship Class of 7th Hong Kong Students Open Music Competition, Speech & Music Recital Development Foundation

  • 2013 – 3rd Place, Young Artist Competition, Port Angeles Symphony Orchestra