Brisbane

IAN HANGER RECITAL HALL 

QUEENSLAND CONSERVATORIUM

Tuesday 6 July 2021
3:15 pm (30’) AEST
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Louis Fan

Recital Repertoire

Bach

Prelude and Fugue in A major BWV 888


Czerny 

Study No. 3, Op. 692 

   

Haydn 

Sonata in F major Hob XVI:23 I.


Schumann

Arabesque   

Biography

12 years old Louis Fan started learning  piano at the age of seven and percussion at the age of five. During the  last 4 years Louis has been performing percussions, piano and clarinet  with several school bands. In 2020 he has been selected into the Music  Excellent Program at Macgregor State School and won the school’s Music  Excellent Award in 2020. In the same year he represented Macgregor State  School at the Queensland State Honours Ensemble Program playing the  percussions as one of the few primary students selected from entire  State. This year Louis has successfully auditioned as a percussionist  for the Queensland Youth Orchestra.

Louis has regularly performed  in competitions, concerts and masterclasses, and has won several prizes  and awards in both Piano and Percussion competitions. In August 2019 he  won first prize at the QLD Piano Competition (10 years and under) and  second prize at the Sydney Eisteddfod (18th Century, 10 years). In the  same year he represented Queensland at the Bernstein Piano Competition  in Melbourne where he was awarded 2nd Prize in his age category. He was  also the First Prize Winner in the Primary Solo at the Australian  Percussion Eisteddfod in Sydney.

Louis is a Year 7 student at the  Brisbane Anglican Church Grammar School, where he is the recipient of a  School Music Excellence Scholarship. He is currently studying towards  his AMus Diploma in both Piano and Percussion.

Louis studies piano privately with Ms Mimia Margiotta.