BIOGRAPHY

Shiau-Shiuan Hung is a Taiwanese percussionist specialised in contemporary music. She is deeply interested in the sound worlds of contemporary percussion and performs on a wide variety of instruments – ranging from traditional percussion instruments, body percussion to the usage of electronics and music theatre.

Shiau-Shiuan performs solo, in various chamber music settings as an improviser and with Trio Abstrakt.

Following her bachelor studies at the Chiayi University in Taiwan, she studied her masters degree in Professional Performance at the Folkwang University of Arts with Prof. Michael Pattmann, followed by a masters degree in Contemporary Music at the Folkwang UdK Essen, with Prof. Günter Steinke, Prof. Michael Pattmann and Prof. Barbara Maurer.

She was granted a scholarship by the Kunststiftung NRW for the Stockhausen Day 2017 and was awarded by the Stockhausen Foundation for her interpretation of “Schlagtrio”. In 2018 she performed as a soloist at the Ausstellungseröffnung of the Stockhausen Foundation at the Rathaus Kürten. She has performed at the NOW! Festival Essen, Ruhrtrienale and participated in “Neue Traditionen Vol. 1 – Weaving the Future “ a project with the Schlagquartett Köln.

© by Shiau-Shiuan Hung 2021

Shiau-Shiuan Hung

BIOGRAPHY

Shiau-Shiuan Hung is a Taiwanese percussionist specialised in contemporary music. She is deeply interested in the sound worlds of contemporary percussion and performs on a wide variety of instruments – ranging from traditional percussion instruments, body percussion to the usage of electronics and music theatre.

Shiau-Shiuan performs solo, in various chamber music settings as an improviser and with Trio Abstrakt.

Following her bachelor studies at the Chiayi University in Taiwan, she studied her masters degree in Professional Performance at the Folkwang University of Arts with Prof. Michael Pattmann, followed by a masters degree in Contemporary Music at the Folkwang UdK Essen, with Prof. Günter Steinke, Prof. Michael Pattmann and Prof. Barbara Maurer.

She was granted a scholarship by the Kunststiftung NRW for the Stockhausen Day 2017 and was awarded by the Stockhausen Foundation for her interpretation of “Schlagtrio”. In 2018 she performed as a soloist at the Ausstellungseröffnung of the Stockhausen Foundation at the Rathaus Kürten. She has performed at the NOW! Festival Essen, Ruhrtrienale and participated in “Neue Traditionen Vol. 1 – Weaving the Future “ a project with the Schlagquartett Köln.

photos by Rebekka ter Braak, Stephan Wolke

© by Shiau-Shiuan Hung 2021