Hsin-Yun Huang Viola
At age 17, Hsin-Yun Huang was the youngest-ever winner of the gold medal at the Lionel Tertis International Viola Competition. In 1993, she took the top prize at the ARD Competition in Munich, winning at the same time Japan’s prestigious Bunkamura Orchard Hall award. She has appeared as a soloist with the Berlin Radio Symphony, the Russian State Symphony, the Tokyo Philharmonic, the Zagreb Soloists, the Bavarian Symphony Orchestra and the National Symphony of Taiwan. Ms. Huang tours frequently with Music from Marlboro, and has made appearances in numerous international chamber music festivals such as the Festival dei Due Mondi in Spoleto, Italy; the Stavanger Festival in Norway; the Rome Chamber Music Festival; and the Vancouver Chamber Music Festival. She was also the violist of the Borromeo Quartet for six years. Ms. Huang is currently on the faculty at the Juilliard School and the Mannes College of Music. She is married to fellow Salt Bay Chamberfest violist, Misha Amory. They live in New York with their two children, Leah and Lucas.