Eileen Huang (piano)

Eileen Huang (China/USA/France ) – Pianist

Eileen Huang, the founder and director of ICMC International Chamber Music Camp and Festival in Positano, Italy, Shanghai and France since 1998.

Eileen was born in Chongqing, China. Her parents were important scholars studied in USA in 1920s. She began her piano studies at age 6. At the age of eleven, she won the National Young Musicians Performance Competition and that year was admitted to the Central Conservatory in Beijing from where she graduated in 1966. Like many other Chinese musicians, her career was put on hold for 7 years during the Cultural Revolution.

She immigrated to San Francisco in 1979 and received the Master of Fine Arts Degree from Mills College in Oakland, California in 1982 and was honored with the Flora Boyd Memorial Award for Best Piano Performance. At Mills her mentor was Bernard Albramowitsch. She also studied in France, Portugal and at the Mozarteum in Salzburg under
Helena Costa, whose mentors included Alfred Cortot and Edwin Fischer.

Since 1990, Eileen has been living in Austria, Switzerland, Italy and France.
She has taught Master classes and given Piano Recital: “ East meets West”,“ Piano on Silk Road” , “Golden Autumn Melody”, “Shunza and mom’s Silk Trio Concert ”, 5h Salon de Musique “,  ” CHOPIN & CHINA” etc. in the United States, Asia and Europe. She was also a guest artist to perform on her pop singer star Shunza’s concerts in China and Taiwan.

She has recorded and produced numerous CDs of Chinese piano works and European classical music including: “Ancient and Modern Chinese Music Volume I, Volume II ”, “Chinese Piano Concertos”, “24 Chinese Folk Songs”, “Longing”, “Flowing Through Time”, “Beethoven Sonata and Chinese Music”, “Venezia e Napoli”, and “Bach-Busoni, Ravel and 22 Chinese Folk Songs.” Her works have been distributed by Wind Record Company and Wind Song, Ltd. Taiwan, ASV Ltd. London, Divox of Basel, Switzerland and Disques Dom of Paris.

She is also a Tai-Chi teacher and the author of several books in Chinese: “Flowing -Chinese Gypsy Woman” ( 1999), “Struggle –How to Build Happiness”( 2001), “19 Letters from Positano”(2004), “My Homes”(2006), “My Corner of Paradise-Positano.”(2008) and “I am Shunza’s Mom – Eileen from Beijing to Positano”(2012).

She currently resides in France Côte d’ Azur Antibes and US San Francisco.

黃愛蓮 Eileen Huang





ICMC ( International Chamber Music Courses & Festival ) 。 2007年夏她又走回祖国,开办了第一届ICMC上海。2012年扩展到法国布列塔尼省都瓦城堡和巴黎,2015年ICMC从意大利西到东“海湾到海湾”.

黃愛蓮演奏錄製中外鋼琴曲CD:“中国古曲现代曲 第一集,第二集” “中国钢琴协奏曲锦” ,“相望”, “短诉” ,“流水”, “贝多芬奏鸣曲 和中国钢琴曲” “威尼斯和那波里”, “ 巴哈, 布卓尼, 拉威尔 和 二十二首中国民歌钢琴曲”。

黃愛蓮並熱衷寫作: 1999年出版《漂–中國吉普賽女人》、2001年出版《闖–快樂是怎樣築成的》,2004年出版《思念的羽翼–來自波色太濃的19封信》, 2006年出版《我的家們》,2008年出版《樂在天堂的一角– 波色太濃》, 2012年出版《我是顺妈- 黄爱莲从北京到波色太浓》 。

活躍於美國、亞洲和歐洲,出任比賽評審,喜歡教打太極拳。舉辦专题音樂會:“东方与西方”, “钢琴走丝绸之路”,“金秋旋律”,“读书音乐会”,“顺子和顺妈的丝三重奏音乐会”,“音乐人生故事音乐会”, “5点音乐沙龙”系列, “肖邦和中国” 巡演和各种慈善音乐会 等,并在流行歌手女儿顺子音樂會出任嘉宾演奏钢琴。

黃愛蓮现居住法國蔚蓝海岸安提白Côte d’ Azur :Antibes 和美国旧金山。