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Yiwen
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黃立雅

Li-Ya Huang 
「她的演奏令人驚艷,音色豐富而優雅,毫無疑問是一場美好的音樂盛宴。」
- 辛辛那提時報 (Cincinnati Enquirer)
「一位傑出的豎琴家。對音樂有著頗深的理解,並具有豐富的渲染力。加上過人的彈奏技巧,使她的演出水準非常之高。她的音樂往往能與聽眾有著良好交流,且深具說服力。」
- 蘇珊.麥唐納 (Susann McDonald),美國著名權威豎琴教授 
  黃立雅現任天津茱莉亞學院豎琴常駐教師。原中國國家大劇院管弦樂團樂團豎琴首席(2011至2020),並曾任英國BBC交響樂團、香港管弦樂團和蒙特利爾交響樂團等樂團客座豎琴首席。
  她以獨奏家身份與國家大劇院管弦樂團、武漢愛樂樂團、廣州交響樂團、臺北市立交響樂團、灣聲樂團、肯塔基交響樂團、CCM交響樂團/現代音樂重奏團等合作。近期演出包括莫札特《長笛豎琴協奏曲》、韓德爾《Bb大調豎琴協奏曲》,拉威爾《前奏與快板-給豎琴,弦樂四重奏,長笛和豎笛》、德布西《神聖與世俗舞曲》,卡普雷《幻想故事》以及李哲藝《雙囍豎琴協奏曲》等。在臺北、北京、天津、上海、香港、澳門、舊金山、洛杉磯、辛辛那提及紐約等城市舉辦獨奏及室內音樂會,並受邀於第一、二屆臺灣國際豎琴藝術節、世界豎琴大會、上海國際豎琴藝術節及意大利斯波雷托藝術節擔任獨奏家。
  曾取得臺北市立交響樂團音樂人才庫優勝、香港世界豎琴大會多媒體新作品演繹大獎、第一屆臺灣國際豎琴大賽第一名等獎項。她的首張個人專輯《豎研室-臺灣當代豎琴作品集」》(Harpy Lab - A Collection of Harp Compositions by Contemporary Taiwanese Composers)  集合臺灣當代作曲家的重要豎琴作品,於2018年3月由臺灣好有感覺音樂事業有限公司發行。其他擔任樂團豎琴首席參與的重要錄音有:Jaap Van Zweden 指揮香港管弦樂團錄製華格納《指環》:《女武神》(Richard Wagner:Die Walküre),拿索斯唱片發行(2016);以及Lorin Maazel指揮國家大劇院管弦樂團錄製華格納/馬澤爾:《無詞指環》(The Ring without Words),索尼唱片發行(2013)。
  黃立雅擁有辛辛那提學院音樂學院的豎琴博士學位,並在印地安那大學雅可布音樂學院取得豎琴碩士學位。除了在北京中央音樂學院、中國音樂學院、國立臺灣藝術大學、辛辛那提音樂學院等院校舉辦講座和大師班之外,並受邀擔任Orchestra Kids(交響少年)、北京中山音樂堂豎琴大師課,捷森豎琴夏季音樂節,華發音樂珠海弦樂大師班等活動的豎琴導師。曾受邀擔任香港國際豎琴大賽,新加坡Rave International Prestige Award, 巴塞爾國際豎琴大賽(線上),中國青少年音樂比賽蜂鳥音樂獎等知名豎琴賽事評審。
Li-Ya Huang 
“Her performance was dazzling, colorful and delightful. It was no doubt a musical feast.”
— Cincinnati Enquirer 
“She is an outstanding harpist who plays with intelligent and thoughtful musicianship, couples with extraordinary technical prowess. Her performances are at a very high musical level of communication and conviction.”
 —Susann McDonald, distinguished harp professor of IU Jacobs School of Music
    Li-Ya Huang currently holds the position of harp faculty in Tianjin Juilliard School. She was the Principal Harp of the China National Centre for the Performing Arts Orchestra from 2011 to 2020, Guest Principal Harpist of the BBC Symphony Orchestra, the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra and Orchestre Symphonique de Montréal. As a soloist, Li-Ya has performed with the National Centre for the Performing Arts Orchestra, Wuhan Philharmonic Orchestra, Guangzhou Symphony Orchestra, Taipei Symphony Orchestra, One Song Orchestra (Taiwan), Kentucky Symphony Orchestra, CCM Philharmonia Orchestra and Modern Music Ensemble. Her recent performances including Mozart’s Concerto for Flute andHarp, Handel’s Harp Concerto in Bb Major, Ravel’s Introduction et Allegro for String Quartet, Flute, Clarinet and Harp, Debussy’s Danses sacrée et profane, Caplet’s Conte Fantastique and Zhe-Yi Lee’s Harp Concerto “Double Happiness”. Li-Ya gave recitals and chamber concerts in Taipei, Beijing, Tianjin, Shanghai, Hong Kong, Macau, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Cincinnati, and New York. She was the guest solo artist to the First and Second Taiwan International Harp Festival, World Harp Congress, Shanghai International Harp Festival, and Spoleto Music Festival in Italy. Her multiple awards include the “Musical Talents Prize” presented by the Taipei Symphony Orchestra, top prize of “Multi-Media New Music Competition” from the World Harp Congress in 2017 and the first prize winner of the first Taiwan International Harp Competition. Her album - Harpy Lab - A Collection of Harp Compositions by Contemporary Taiwanese Composers -  was released in March 2018 under the music label “Feeling Good Music Co.” in Taiwan. Other significant recordings on which she appears as principal harpist include Richard Wagner’s Die Walküre with the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra under the baton of Jaap Van Sweden (Naxos) in 2016, and Wagner/Maazel’s The Ring Without Words with the NCPA Orchestra, conducted by Lorin Maazel (Sony) in 2013. Li-Ya received her DMA degree from the Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music and Master degree from Indiana University’s Jacobs School of Music. She constantly gives master classes and lecture concerts in music conservatories, including the Central Conservatory of Music and the China Conservatory of Music in Beijing, National Taiwan University of the Arts, and Cincinnati College -Conservatory of Music. She was invited as harp faculty at summer festivals and academies such as “Orchestra Kids,” Forbidden City Harp Academy, Jason Harp Summer Festival and Huafa Music Zhuhai String Masterclass. She also served as a jury member in international/domestic competitions such as Hong Kong International Harp Competition, Rave International Prestige Award (Singapore,) Basel International Online Harp Competition and China Youth Music Competition.
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Katryna Tan
Concert Harpist | Singapore HarpFest Artistic Director 
Board of Director, World Harp Congress
Producer of “Pluck-The Harp Musical” (2012, 2015, 2019, 2022)
Rave Harps Academy- Artistic Director & Founder (Singapore)
SOTA Harp Adjunct Faculty (Singapore)
Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts NAFA Harp Adjunct faculty (Singapore)
Cempaka Harp Director (Malaysia)
Author of  Inspirational book “Unleash the Musician in You”
Katryna Tan, who was awarded the prestigious national Young Artist Award 2005 by the National Arts Council of Singapore holds a Masters of Music degree in Harp Performance   from   the   University of Michigan, USA.  She is based in Singapore and Malaysia. Katryna held multiple roles in her harp career and her contributions has changed the landscape for harp in the region’s music scene tremendously. For her contributions in the artfield, she was aalso warded the prestigious “Setiawan Tuanku Muhriz” (STM) title  by the Yam Tuan (Ruler) of Negeri Sembilan, Malaysia.

As a Harp Recitalist, Katryna has performed several recitals internationally and in the region.
Katryna is also a  keen supporter of Asian and contemporary music. She regularly plays and commissions works by Asian composers. She also produced and created a series of Harp musicals entitled “Pluck”.

Besides an illustrious performing career, Katryna is very active as an educator, and a much sought after harp teacher. She has changed the landscape in the region, building a harp community which made an impact in the international harp community. She is currently adjunct faculty at Singapore’s School of the Arts (SOTA), Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts NAFA) and Director at Rave Harps Academy (Singapore and Malaysia). Katryna has also been appointed by the International Harp Community to be a member on the Board of Directors of World Harp Congress, a prestigious position representing South East Asia.

Katryna is frequently invited as Guest Harp Master teacher to Australia, Beijing, Indonesia, Malaysia and the Phillipines. She also serves as jury in several music competitions including the Singapore SYF Competitions.

Few might know that Katryna’s first degree is a Bachelor of Interior Architecture (Honours) from the University of New South Wales, Australia. Perhaps it is this creative background that spurs her to her kaleidoscope of activities revolving around her music career. She has created and produced 3 original Harp Musicals since 2012 ~ “Pluck the Musical”, “ Pluck & the Magical Banyan Tree” & “Legends of the Harp” which were performed internationally.

Katryna’s collection of albums include “Water Dance”, “Harp On”, “Moments” (Harp and Cello)  and “A Little Light Music” (Harp and Flute)  “I-Sis Trio: Passion” and “ La Noche” (Harp and Flute). 

Katryna also wrote a book “Unleash the Musician in You” sharing her teaching ideologies with music students, parents and teachers.
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管伊文

Yi-Wen Kuang
  十四歲遠赴奧地利維也納,就讀於維也納國立音樂院,並於1997年以優異成績及雙學歷畢業於維也納國立音樂院,獲頒藝術碩士文憑。隨即前往德國烏茲堡音樂院,1999年榮獲豎琴演奏大師級最高文憑。
  曾參加薩爾茲堡及法國國際音樂營,接受德國知名演奏兼教育家 M.Graf 及柏林愛樂豎琴首席 M.P.Langlamet 等大師指導並獲親筆推薦。國外求學期間榮獲多項國際大獎,榮獲1996年維也納國際法蘭基.優瑟夫 - 萊恩大賽第二獎,1997文建會樂壇新秀,,1998年維也納國際法蘭基.優瑟夫 - 萊恩大賽第三獎,獲選2000年高雄市交響樂團”樂壇新秀”協奏曲獎,榮獲2001年美國國際豎琴大賽第五獎 (台灣首位獲此殊榮者),及榮獲2001年日本NIPPON國際豎琴大賽第四獎,並舉辦數場巡迴獨奏會及室內樂音樂會,遍及歐、亞洲,在留歐生涯中,常應邀客席德奧樂團,回台前擔任德國蔲堡歌劇院 (Coburg Laudestheater) 豎琴首席。2000年返台後,常客席國內外各大樂團,並曾任馬來西亞愛樂管絃樂團 Acting Principal Harp,除了樂團之外,也以活躍的獨奏家身分受邀至各地演出,並定期舉辦個人巡迴音樂會,曾與紐約愛樂管絃樂團長笛首席 Robert Langevin 於2004年演出莫札特長笛與豎琴協奏曲。
  個人首張獨奏專輯 - Arpeggio 挑動於2010年二月發行。
2007-2009 於馬來西亞愛樂 MPO 擔任 Acting Principal Harp
2012 受邀於北京國際豎琴藝術節擔任比賽評委及獨奏演出
2015-2016 於香港管弦樂團HK Phil擔任Acting Principal Harp
2022受邀於澳門文化局青年音樂比賽擔任豎琴評委
2023 為推廣豎琴音樂創立響蘊豎琴室內樂集,並於YouTube設立頻道
目前任教於國立台北藝術大學,國立台南藝術大學, 並為高雄市交響樂團員及澳門樂團客席豎琴
Yi-Wen Kuang
Studied:
1989-97 Harp Perf Dep, Harp Edu Dep, Piano Edu Dep-Art Master Degree, Hochschuele fuer Musik und Dartellende Kunst in Wien (Vienna Music University)
1997-99 Concert Meisterklasse Diplom (Harp Concert Master Diplom),Hochschuele fuer Musik in Wuerzburg, Germany
Competition and Award:
1996 2nd Prize, Vienna International Franz Josef Reidl Competition
1997 “Young Talent Artist”Council for Cultural Affairs, Taiwan
1998 3rd Prize, Vienna International Franz Josef Reidl Competition
2000 Concerto-Young Talent Artist Award, Kaohsiung City Symphony Orchestra, Taiwan
2001 5th Prize, U.S.A. International Harp Competition, Bloomington, Indiana; 4th Prize, International Nippon (Japan) Harp Competition
Orchestra Experience and Special Performance:
Guest Principal:Wiener Jeinesse Orchestra-Austria; Vogtland Philarmonie; Hofer Symphoniker; Nuerberger Symphoiker- Germany
Principal: Coborg Landestheater, Germany (1999-2000)
2004: Special Invitation from Robert Langevin (Principal Flute, New York Philharmonic Orchestra), played Mozart Concerto for Harp and Flute with Orchestra, KV 299, in Tainan-Taiwan
2005: Emergency call from Evergreen Symphony Orchestra performing for Pavarotti retired concert in Taiwan.
2006: Invited by NSO play Wagner-Der Ring des Nibelungen
2007: Acting Principal Harp in Malaysia Philharmonic Orchestra
2008: Acting Principal Harp in Malaysia Philharmonic.
    Solo album- Arpeggio release (Available from CD Baby).
2009: Start to be a Guest Harpist in Macau Orchestra
2011: Orchestra Contract member-Kaohsiung Symphony Orchestra(-now)
2012: Jury panel for Beijing International Harp Festival and solo recital.
2013: Duet Concert with Berlin Philharmonic Harpist-Marie Pierre Langlamet
2015-2016:Acting principal harp with Hong Kong Philharmonic
2022: Harp Jury panel for Macau Young musician’s competition.
2023: Establish Oriental Arpa ensemble.
Teach at National Taipei Art University and National Tainan Art University
Liya
梁嘉芫
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梁嘉芫

Chia-Yuan Liang
  於25歲榮登紐約卡內基廳演出被 New York Concert Review 譽為「最具音樂性,技巧傑出的豎琴演奏家」及榮獲 J. William Fulbright 全額獎學金赴柏林 Hans Eisler 音樂學院研修取得演奏藝術家文憑,同時獲頒傑出優異獎(outstanding award), 成為第一位美籍華裔獲此殊榮。
  梁嘉芫曾於西班牙 Arpista Ludivico 國際豎琴大賽進入準決賽,並錄製由台灣作曲家許家毓所寫的豎琴獨奏曲《幻》奪得美國國際豎琴大賽作曲比賽首獎。兩度獲兩廳院樂壇新秀獨奏及室內樂團演出,第8屆國際網路音樂演奏鑑定大賽得獎者,第34屆紐約演奏藝術家國際大賽首獎,受邀於紐約卡內基廳舉行個人獨奏會,及荷蘭阿姆斯特丹世界豎琴大會獨奏演出,於2008年獲由台北市私立天主教光仁小學音樂班頒發第一屆傑出校友獎。就學期間曾多次獲邀參加瑞士 Verbier Music Festival 與日本太平洋音樂節 (Pacific Music Festival),擔任豎琴首席,亦曾多次與茱莉亞交響樂團、現代音樂、室內樂團分別於卡內基廳及林肯中心演出,梁嘉芫居住紐約期間曾代茱莉亞音樂院教授 Nancy Allen 多次指導學生,也曾舉辦大師班講座, 指導參加該班的茱莉亞音樂院先修班學生。
  畢業於寇蒂斯 、茱莉亞音樂學院,梁嘉芫曾師事名豎琴作曲家 Ms. Lynne Palmer、前費城交響樂團首席 Marylyn Costello、前多倫多交響樂團首席 Judy Loman、現紐約愛樂豎琴首席 Nancy Allen 及德國豎琴大師 Maria Graf。目前定居台灣,2016年與旅美大提琴家郭虔哲合作發行首張專輯。
Chia-Yuan Liang
 Taiwanese-American harpist. Ms. Liang graduated from the Curtis Institute of Music and The Juilliard School where she was a pupil of Ms. Judy Loman and Ms. Nancy Allen.   In 2006, Ms Liang became the youngest member of Taipei National University of Art in Taiwan.  The following year, she became the first and only harpist receiving J. William Fulbright Award to study with Prof. Maria Graf in Berlin, Germany.
 Ms. Liang’s awards include:  The winner of the 8th international web concert hall competition, winner of the 34th Artist International Award in New York, and has gave her debut at Carnegie Hall the same year.  She was also winners of the Young Artist Award of Taiwan in 2007 and 2008, and was invited to perform as soloist in the World harp congress 2008 in Amsterdam and The first Taiwan International Harp Festival in 2015.  Ms. Liang also appeared as orchestra member of the Verbier Music Festival, Pacific Music Festival, Taipei Symphony Orchestra and frequently playing with the National Symphony of Taiwan.  
 Ms. Liang now resides in Taiwan, and has been active as soloist, chamber music and orchestral player. Her recent chamber CD recording with Taiwanese-American Cellist Kenneth Kuo, will be releasing in December, 2016.
曾韋晴
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曾韋晴

Wei-Ching Tseng
  台灣豎琴家,德國科隆音樂院豎琴最高演奏家文憑 (Konzertexamen),現為台北市立交響樂團豎琴首席、國立台中教育大學音樂系兼任助理教授。
  畢業於國立台灣師範大學音樂系,師事鄧良音、呂威儀、王郁文、解瑄老師。大學畢業後赴德國與奧地利,受教於劉航安教授門下。取得德國科隆音樂院豎琴演奏碩士學位、奧地利格拉茲藝術大學豎琴演奏碩士、科隆音樂院現代音樂詮釋演奏碩士。
  2016、2017年於德國威斯巴登歌劇院 (Hessischen Staatstheater Wiesbaden)擔任豎琴首席。另曾多次擔任德國萊茵國家交響樂團(Deutsche Staatsphiharmonie Rheinland-Pfalz)、西德愛樂管弦樂團(Südwestdeutsche Philharmonie)、科隆室內歌劇樂團(Kammeroper Köln)、國立台灣交響樂團(NTSO)、國家交響樂團(NSO)、廣州交響樂團、澳門交響樂團…等協演人員。
2014年獲得義大利國際豎琴大賽第四名。並參與多項國際音樂節,如奧地利Klangspuren國際現代音樂節、德國科隆Acht Brücken Festivals現代音樂節、德國Trier現代音樂節、香港國際豎琴大會等。
  留德期間曾獲得耶胡迪·梅紐因(Yehudi Menuhin)基金會 „Live-Music-Now Köln e.V.“ 獎學金、德國 Hans und Marlies Stock-Stiftung 文化藝術獎學金。回國後樂團演出之餘仍致力於豎琴教學推廣、獨奏與室內樂等演出,以及台灣各大音樂比賽擔任評審。
Wei-Ching Tseng
 Wei-Ching Tseng is currently the principal harpist in Taipei Symphony Orchestra and as harp assistant professor in National Taichung University of Education. She was born in Taiwan and at the age of nine began her first harp lessons. Her major teachers in Taiwan were Yu-Wen Wang, Wei-I Lu and Shannon Chieh.
    She graduated from Musikhochschule Köln Konzertexamen Harp Degree with Prof. Han-An Liu. She also completed two Harp Master Degree at the Musikhochschule Köln, Kunstuni Graz and one Master Degree Contemporary Interpretation for Harp.
She played as solo-harpist at Hessisches Staatstheater Wiesbaden during the 2016-2017 season and also performed with Deutsche Staatsphiharmonie Rheinland-Pfalz ,the Südwestdeutsche Philharmonie Konstanz, Kammeroper Köln, Junge Philharmonie Köln, National Taiwan Symphony Orchestra, Asian Youth Orchestra, National Symphony Orchestra, Guangzhou Symphony Orchestra, Macao Orchestra, Ensemble 20/21 and more.
    She has participated in several Competitions. She won for example the 4th prize at the International Harp Competition in Italy. 1.Prize Prize in the 1ed THA National Harp Competition and reached the semi-finals at the international Nippon Harp Competition. 
She won the scholarship „der Hans und Marlies Stock-Stiftung für Wissenschaft und Forschung, Kunst und Kultur“ and the scholarship from the Yehudi Menuhin "Live Music Now Köln eV" Foundation.

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