Month: June 2013

There is a tech…

There is a technique which liberates and a technique which represses the artistic self. All technique ought to be a means of expression. I’m currently compiling a book of favourite quotations by the great pianists of the past. This quote by Hofmann is one of my favourites! People get a bit hung up about technique, […]

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recording Rachmaninoff

trying out the Steinway piano for recording session at Forum Auditorium Taipei. It was a warm 34 degrees outside! Two Rachmaninoff preludes, will be uploaded to new YouTube account next week.

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Bach and Ballet

Very beautiful video! lovely piano playing by the Russian maestro Vladimir Viardo. Like my teacher Muza Rubackyte, Viardo was unable to travel from the Soviet Union for many years until visa restrictions were lifted and he was able to perform and teach internationally.

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Review: Two Piano recitals,Taipei, 8th June 2013

樂評:2013年6月8日台北,兩場鋼琴演奏會 林順欽2013鋼琴獨奏會–數位交響樂團協奏 美國鋼琴家 林恩・雷勵教授 台灣當代鋼琴作品獨奏會 Piano recitals are like buses – you wait ages and then two show up at the same time! First up was Lin Shuennchin at the National Recital Hall at 14.30 to perform Liszt’s first piano concerto and Rachmaninoff’s second concerto – but without orchestra! Instead, with digital orchestra. O brave […]

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Welcome to my Taipei piano studio!

Hello and welcome to my website! I am a pianist and piano teacher living in Tienmu, Taipei, Taiwan. 在這裡你可以看到鋼琴家孔天喜老師的簡介與教學資訊。本工作室設立於台北天母地區。 I am currently preparing a series of lecture recitals about the techniques of the great pianists of the 20th century including Rachmaninoff, Hoffman and Lhevinne. First one Saturday 19th October 14.30 at Forum Auditorium, Taipei. Hope […]

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