Ian Goh, pianist
Malaysia President, World Piano Teachers Association (WPTA)
Artistic Director, Putra International Piano Competition (PIPC)
Founder and Artistic Director, The Fathomage Project (a project that organises recitals, concerts, masterclasses, and workshops internationally)
Founding Member, Debonair (a multi-piano ensemble)
Chairman of Jury, Asia Pacific Arts Festival
Vice-principal and Head of Piano, Clavier Music Studio (Malaysia)
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Ian Goh Bin Wei, a native of Malaysia, has appeared in recitals as soloist and chamber musician in United States, China, Japan, Singapore, Vietnam, Indonesia, Cambodia, and Malaysia. He made his piano concerto debut at Juanita K. Hammons Hall (USA) after winning the Missouri State University Concerto Competition in 2008, and premiered Fantasy Variations for Piano and Orchestra by Patrick Brown under the baton of Dr. Robert Quebbeman at the Original Composition Festival in the same year. He has also worked with other orchestras and ensembles, including Kuala Lumpur Performing Arts Centre Orchestra, Sixteen Strings String Quartet, DSCH String Quartet, Debonair (multi-piano ensemble), to name a few. He won multiple competition prizes and scholarships, and was featured in various major events including Bowdoin International Piano Festival (USA), Glissando International Piano Festival (USA), Costa Rica Piano Festival (Costa Rica), and Piano Gala (Malaysia), among others.
He is frequently invited to serve as an adjudicator for international piano competitions and music festivals. Over the years, he has judged over 50 music competitions held in China, Singapore, Korea, Vietnam, Indonesia, Thailand, Cambodia, and Malaysia. He is also a juror of World Piano Teachers Association – International Piano Competition (Serbia) for both Piano Performance and Piano Composition categories. Other than his involvement as an adjudicator, he is also very much in demand as a guest piano faculty, and has given lectures, workshops and piano masterclasses throughout Asia and USA. He is currently a piano faculty member of two prestigious international music academies - Euro Arts Academy (Germany) and EugeneONclasssics International Online Music Academy (South Korea). He is also regularly invited as a guest examiner by music institutes and universities.
As a versatile composer, he has composed works of different genres, from classical to contemporary. His most recent commissioned work include “Loving Life” for Choir and String Orchestra (premiered at opening ceremony of Asia Pacific Arts Festival 2018, in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia; this work has also been performed in USA, Vietnam and Cambodia), and “Wind Gust(s)” for Piano Solo (specially commissioned by the Kingsburg International Piano Competition 2018, Yantai, China).
A sought after teacher, Ian Goh’s students have won numerous international and national competitions. They have been featured in major venues including Carnegie Hall (USA), Auditorium Parco Della Musica (Italy), Hong Kong Academy of Performing Arts Recital Hall (Hong Kong), Taipei National University of the Arts (Taiwan), as well as, Thailand Cultural Centre Recital Hall (Thailand). His students were also selected to participate in masterclasses with major artists, such as Armen Babakhanian, Anthony Hewitt, Richard Ormrod, to mention a few.
His principal mentors include Ng Chong Lim and Dr. Wei-Han Su. He also studied with renowned pianists including Julian Martin, Barry Synder, and Enrico Elisi, etc. He graduated from Missouri State University in Piano Performance, and also holds the Fellowship Diploma in Piano Performance from Trinity College of Music, the Licentiate and the Recital Diplomas from Guildhall School of Music & Drama.
钢琴家 - 作曲家 - 艺术总监 // 吴彬维
Ian Goh 吴彬维是一名卓越的钢琴演奏家，室内音乐家，作曲家和教育家。他在美国，中国，日本，新加坡，越南，印尼，柬埔寨和马来西亚举办过个人演奏会与室内音乐会。他曾与美国密苏里州交响乐团和马来西亚吉隆坡大剧院交响乐团合作。
身为作曲家，他近期的作品包括合唱团与弦乐团曲《Loving Life》（此作品在2018亚太音乐节获得开幕首演也在马来西亚，美国, 越南以及柬埔寨演出）和钢琴独奏曲《风》（此作品被列为2018金丝波格国际钢琴大赛指定曲）。
他是一名热诚的音乐教育家，他的多位学生获奖无数， 也曾受邀到卡内基音乐厅(美国），Auditorium Parco Della Musica（意大利），香港演艺学院演奏厅 （中国香港），国立台北艺术大学演奏厅 （中国台湾），泰国文化中心演奏厅（泰国）等参演。学生也选上并参与多个音乐节大师班的学习。
他师于著名钢琴家黄仲林和苏维翰博士，也向Julian Martin, Barry Synder, Enrico Elisi等大师学习。毕业于密苏里州大学钢琴演奏也获得英国圣三一音乐学院Fellowship Diploma in Piano Performance, 英国盖德霍尔音乐戏剧学院Licentiate Diploma in Piano Performance以及Recital Diploma。
现任世界钢琴教师协会马来西亚总会(WPTA Malaysia)的主席，布特拉国际钢琴大赛的艺术总监，The Fathomage Project的艺术总监（该项目推广与举办国际音乐会，大师班和工作坊)，Debonair的创始成员, 亚太音乐节评委会主席，Clavier Music Studio (马来西亚) 副院长与钢琴主任。