Siu Yan Luk
Staff Pianist, String Department
Siu Yan Luk is currently a staff pianist at Boston University, Suzuki School of Newton, and Unitarian Universalist Area Church-First Perish in Sherborn. Graduated from Eastman School of Music with Doctor of Musical Arts in Performance and Literature (Piano) and Master of Arts in Music Theory Pedagogy, she previously held adjunct faculty positions at Rochester Institute of Technology, Opus Ithaca, Hochstein School of Music and Dance in Rochester NY, and Monroe Community College. Siu Yan studied with prestigious teachers such as Barry Snyder, Ann Koscielny, Lillian Kallir, Claude Frank, Ju-Ying Song, and Eva Lue. She has performed in Vienna, Paris, Hong Kong, and various cities in the US, including engagements as piano soloist with the Hong Kong Academy Orchestra in Hong Kong and Eastman Philharmonic in Rochester NY, and premiering compositions for EAMA(European American Musical Alliance) at La Schola Cantorum, Paris. Siu Yan is also a winner of multiple concerto competitions including the Eastman Piano Concerto Competition, and the Hong Kong Academy Concerto Competition.
As a collaborative pianist, Siu Yan is a member of the Shuhan-Luk Trio. The Shuhan-Luk trio has been invited to perform in various universities in the United States. They have recently performed in the International Horn Society conference at Coburn School of Music, LA, and National Flute Association in DC. Siu Yan has also held positions as staff accompanist and accompanying assistant at The Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts, Eastman School of Music, University of Rochester, Ithaca College, Hochstein School of Music and Dance, Monroe Community College, the International Viola Congress 2012, and 2013 Northeast Regional Tuba & Euphonium Conference.