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Sunny Li (Chinese: 李昀; pinyin: Li Yun; born 4 September 1991) is a Chinese concert pianist. Based in London, Li studied at the Royal Academy of Music and Royal Northern College of Music prior to performing at venues around Europe.
李昀 (Li Yun)
|Born||4 September 1991|
In 2011, Li released a piano solo album 昀韵 (yún yùn), which included works from composers such as Frédéric Chopin, Franz Liszt and Moritz Moszkowski. She performed the Steinway-Haus in Munich, Germany with fellow pianist Assel Abilseitova the same year.
In September 2014, Li founded the Migjorn Quartet, which placed third in the Hirsh Prize Chamber Music Competition. In January 2017, Li played "Flight of the Bumblebee" on two pianos at the same time. The video, posted on Facebook by Classic FM, garnered over a million views with mixed reactions from viewers. In March 2017, it was announced that she would be going on a spring tour of the United Kingdom.
- 2007 – The Third Rising Star International Piano Competition, "Gold Award"
- 2013 – Schoenfeld International Piano Competition, "Elite Award"
- 2015 – British Royal Northern College of Music Concerto Competition, Winner
- 2016 – Grand Prize Virtuoso International Music Competition, Second Place
- 56th Grotrain-Steinweg Schumann International Competition, Winner
- 59th French International Music Festival, France, French Nice Festival Solo Awards
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