Participant of contest 2023

Eric Guo

Eric Guo

Eric Guo, started piano at 4. Currently pursuing Bachelor of Music in Piano Performance (Honours) under David Louie at The Glenn Gould School of The Royal Conservatory in Toronto, Canada.

Venues performances in Europe, US, Canada: Chopin’s Birthplace Zelazowa Wola, Warsaw’s Chopin Museum, Krakow Museum, Salle Cortot and Bibliotheque Polonaise in Paris, NYC’s Merkin Hall aired on WQXR, North Carolina Museum in Raleigh, Koerner Hall, etc.

Orchestral performances as soloist: UK’s Royal Philharmonic, Italy’s Brescia Master Orchestra, Russia’s Ural Symphony, Fort Worth Symphony, Minnesota Symphony, Drummondville Symphony, Ontario Philharmonic, Oakville Chamber Orchestra, Orchestra Toronto, etc.

Competition top prize winner: PianoTexas; Minnesota e-Piano; UK‘s Hastings Concerto Competition; Moscow Chopin in Foshan, China; Canadian Chopin; Grand Prize CMC (Canadian Music Competition); etc.

Participated in festivals/courses: Poland’s Radziejowice and Krakow, Italy’s Brescia, Piano Academy Eppan, PianoTexas, Michigan’s Gilmore Festival Fellowship and Maria Joao Pires' Partitura Project, Miami’s Frost Chopin, Curtis Summerfest, Orford Musique, etc.

Eric ist named one of the CBC 30 Hot Canadian Classical Musicians Under 30 and will be upcoming 2023-24 soloist with the Burlington and the Niagara Orchestras in Canada.