Wei Chen Lin

Dr. Wei Chen Bruce Lin has performed throughout Canada, China, Mexico, Taiwan, and the USA. He made his first orchestral appearance with the West Coast Symphony in 2002. In addition to his career as a soloist, he is an active chamber musician. He has been featured in music festivals including the Chamber Music Institute at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Chamber Music Unbound, Las Vegas Music Festival, Mountain View International Festival of Song, Scotia Music Festival, and Tuckamore Chamber Music Festival. In 2008-09, he completed two residencies at The Banff Center where he collaborated with musicians from around the world. His performances have been heard on U92 West Virginia Radio Station, San Antonio KPAC Classical, Vancouver Fairchild Radio, and Mexico City Cultural Channel.

 

With his passion for teaching, Dr. Lin is the director of piano at Amarillo College. Prior to this, he worked at Texas Lutheran University and University of the Incarnate Word where he taught applied piano, class piano, and supervised the piano proficiency requirement. He has maintained a private teaching studio for pre-collegiate and adult students since 2000. Other previous positions include Camp Encore/Coda, Chamber Music Unbound, Kamloops Interior Summer School of Music, Tom Lee Music Academy, and Westminster Conservatory. His students have achieved high marks in the Music Development Program/Royal Conservatory of Music, won several prizes in musical competitions, and many have been accepted into collegiate music programs.

Dr. Lin is an active member of MTNA. He presents workshops and adjudicates competitions regularly.