Lin is a solo pianist and piano teacher with 8 years experience
Lin started music training with professor Meichun Huang at the age of 6. As her parents are both music lovers, she got chances to immerse herself in different genres of music in her childhood years. Since then, she has been given numerous chances to play in communities, schools and shows. Lin studied Musicology (majoring Overseas Education) during her undergraduate years and became a piano teacher in a local music service in Xiamen, China while she was at the same time preparing for her further music study in the UK. She moved to Cardiff in 2013 and completed the two-year MA course of Piano Performance in Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama (RWCMD) under the direction of Graham Caskie. During her intensive professional study in RWCMD, she also had opportunities to study with Richard McMahon, Llŷr Williams, James Kirby, Richard Ormrod and Freddy Kempf.
“Education is not the learning of facts, but training the mind to think”
- Albert Einstein
Lin moved to London in 2015 and pursuing her love of piano performance. She then studied with concert pianist Gordon Fergus-Thompson and Tom Donald meanwhile she took Jazz piano lessons with Paul Abrahams to improve her harmonization and improvisation skills. She is now settled in Blackheath and carry on her career as a professional pianist and piano teacher.