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Hsiang Tu
Assistant Professor
School of Music/Piano


D.M.A. in Piano Performance, The Juilliard School, 2010

M.M. in Piano Performance, The Juilliard School, 2004

B.M. in Piano Performance, University of Calgary, 2002

Previous Positions: 

Assistant Prof., Virginia Tech, 2019-2022

Lecturer, University of New Hampshire, 2016-2019

Adjunct Faculty, Utah Valley University / Snow College, 2013-2016


3rd Prize, Iowa International Piano Competition, 2011

Leschetizky Prize, American Paderewski Piano Competition, 2010

Winner, The Juilliard School Concerto Competition (Chopin No. 1), 2004

2nd Prize, New Orleans International Piano Competition, 2003


Praised by The New York Times for his "eloquent sensitivity," The Boston Intelligencer for his "impeccable technique," and Fanfare for his “Chameleon-like ability to move between composers,” pianist Hsiang Tu has graced the audience with his thematic programs and broad range of repertoire. Born in Taipei, Taiwan, he debuted in New York at Alice Tully Hall in Lincoln Center as the winner of The Juilliard School Concerto Competition and has performed in venues such as the Museum of Modern Art in New York, Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity, National Museum Cardiff, and National Recital Hall in Taipei. He studied with Hung-Kuan Chen, Jerome Lowenthal, and HaeSun Paik, and has been a faculty at the University of Florida since 2022. 

Contact Information
Room #350
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Office Hours
1pm to 2pm
Mailing Address

Music Building
PO Box 117900
Gainesville, FL 32611-7900

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