National Taipei University of Education (BM) Boston University (MM) Manhattan School of Music (PPD - candidate)
Hsin-Yu Chen is an accomplished pianist and a passionate educator based in NYC. In
2022, he received his Masters of Music degree in Piano Performance from Boston
University. Born in Taiwan, Hsin-Yu actively participated in regional music competitions
and was named the second prize in Yunlin County Music Competition. In 2019, Hsin-Yu
was awarded a merit scholarship by Boston University. With his solid learning in the
studio of Prof. Pavel Nessessian, Hsin-Yu established himself as a young pianist in NYC,
he developed his career in solo performance, chamber music, and piano collaboration.
Currently, Hsin-Yu is a candidate of the Piano Performance Diploma at Manhattan
School of Music under the guidance of Prof. Wael Farouk.
As an active and passionate educator, Hsin-Yu works with students of all ages and levels.
His teaching philosophy is to help students set up a solid musical foundation and develop
their potential and interest in music - which enables them to fully enjoy the music. HsinYu was a piano teacher at Brimmer and May School and Boston Music Project. Also, he
was a piano collaborator at Boston Latin School and the Cambridge Chinese Choral