Bruce Liu

What we all have in common
is our difference.



29 Sep 2023
Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra
Helsinki Music Centre
Helsinki, Finland

SAINT-SAËNS: Piano Concerto no. 5
Andrew Manze, conductor

30 Sep 2023
Finnish National Opera
Helsinki, Finland

RAMEAU: Selected pieces
BEETHOVEN: Piano Sonata No. 21 in C Major, op. 53 “Waldstein”
CHOPIN: Trois nouvelles études
CHOPIN: Piano Sonata No. 2 in B minor, op. 35
KAPUSTIN: Variations, op.41

04 Oct 2023
Tonhalle-Orchester Zürich
Zürich, Switzerland

CHOPIN: Piano Concerto no. 1
Paavo Järvi, conductor

15 Oct 2023
Tonhalle-Orchester Zürich
Kitakyushu Soleil Hall
Kitakyushu, Japan

CHOPIN: Piano Concerto no. 1
Paavo Järvi, conductor

Elf-like virtuosity.


Pianist Bruce Liu, magician's fingers and soul of integrity.

Le Monde

This is a pianist with a captivating musical personality

The Financial Times

On first encounter, there seems something attractively straightforward about his approach; an elegance and lightness of touch…

The Guardian

You don’t always know where Bruce Liu is taking you, but you feel compelled to follow him


Forget the Chopin Competition element of this release and listen to it simply as one of the most distinguished Chopin recitals of recent years, full of maturity, character and purpose

Gramophone Magazine


Bruce Liu was brought to the world’s attention in 2021, when he won the First Prize at the 18th Chopin International Piano Competition in Warsaw. His meteoric rise “to rock-star status in the classical music world” (Globe and Mail) and “playing of breathtaking beauty” (BBC Music Magazine) made him one of the most sought-after artists of our times.


News & Press

Debut studio album “Waves” coming out on November 3!

15 Aug 2023
Deutsche Grammophon, Berlin Germany

Victory at the 18th International Chopin Piano Competition in October 2021 turned Bruce Liu into a worldwide sensation. Deutsche Grammophon’s live album of his competition recordings was released to rave reviews the following month, and the Canadian-Chinese pianist pianist became an exclusive DG artist in March 2022.

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