Yu-Chien (Benny) Tseng, violin

Yu-Chien (Benny) Tseng, violin

Taiwanese violinist Yu-Chien (Benny) Tseng is rapidly building an international reputation as an emerging young soloist of enormous promise praised for his “grace, poise, and blistering virtuosity.”

A student of eminent pedagogues Aaron Rosand and Ida Kavafian at the Curtis Institute of Music, Tseng is the 1st prizewinner at the Singapore International Violin Competitions and the Sarasate Violin Competition in Pamplona, Spain. In July 2015, he was awarded top prize at the XV International Tchaikovsky Violin Competition.

Yu-Chien Tseng is already developing a promising career as a soloist, having played with such orchestras as the Philadelphia Orchestra and the National Symphony Orchestra of Belgium.

Event Details

Sunday, February 26, 3:00 pm
Schroeder Hall


Yu-Chien (Benny) Tseng, violin
Chang-Yong Shin, piano

Program & Information

Mozart : Violin Sonata No. 32 in B-flat Major, K. 454
Brahms : Violin Sonata No.3 in D minor, op 108
Bach : Violin Partita No. 2 in D minor for solo violin, BWV 1004
Wieniawski: Variations on an Original Theme, for violin and piano, Op.15