Han Chen was winner of the first prize in the Sixth China International Piano Competition, winning critical praise for his extraordinary power, talent and flair. A native of Taichung, Taiwan, he attended the Taichung Municipal Guang Fu Elementary School and later the Shanghai Conservatory Elementary and Middle School. His teachers included Meng-hua Wu, Tsuifong Hung, Siyi Wu, Christopher Zhong and Kuan-wen Wang. He has also worked with pianists including Jonathan Biss, Richard Goode and Robert Levin in masterclasses. He graduated from The Juilliard School in New York in May 2015, where he received his accelerated bachelor’s and master’s degrees under Yoheved Kaplinsky’s guidance.