LI MING QIANG - CHINA
Studied under Alfred Wittenberg and Tatiana Kravchenko. Prize-winner at music competitions those of Smetana in Prague (3rd prize), Enescu in Bucharest (1st prize), Chopin in Warsaw in 1960 (4th prize). Has been giving concerts all over the world. His recordings comprise pieces by the classics and romantics, as well as piano music by Chinese composers. Juror at many international piano competitions, among others those of Van Cliburn in Fort Worth, Enescu in Bucharest, Chopin in Warsaw, as well as in Sydney, Shanghai, Paris, Montreal, Santander. Holds master classes at many music centres in the USA. Teaches at the Music and Arts Department at the Baptist University in Hong Kong.