Veronica Yen

Veronica YenVeronica Yen graduated from the Royal Academy of Music in London

Educational background

Graduated from the Royal Academy of Music in London with ‘Distinctions’ in her recitals, Veronica is much appreciated by her sensitive, creative and emotionally engaging performances. While reading Art History and Architecture History at Edinburgh University, Veronica won various piano competitions including the 1st prize and contemporary music award at the International Students’ Piano Competition in Holland, where she performed Grieg’s Piano concerto in the final and received a standing ovation. Veronica studied with Professor Patsy Toh and Joanna Macgregor at RAM, with Peter Evans in Edinburgh, and with Professor Irina Zaritskaya and Janusz Piotrowicz privately. As a result of her musical achievements, Veronica was named one of the ‘Best Youth Overseas’ by the Taiwanese Government.

‘She is not a pianist, but a musician! She does not play the piano, but plays the music and emotion.” -1st Prize comments by Chairman of the Jury at the 3rd International Students Piano Competition Netherland

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