Jeremy Chan is an Australian pianist and vocal coach based in New York City. As an accompanist, Mr. Chan has been praised as “superb, summoning about as much color as can possibly be coaxed out” (New York Classical Review). 

Mr. Chan is currently a Vocal Arts Piano Fellow at Juilliard and was previously Music Director for the Sophomore Fall Liederabend and Spring Opera Scenes at the Manhattan School of Music. Upcoming performances include recitals in Chicago, New York and engagements with Opera America and Choirs of America.

Recent engagements include performing at the opening of Placido Domingo Hall at the National Opera Center, the 2017 China tour of Bright Sheng’s Dream of the Red Chamber (San Francisco Opera/ Armstrong Music and Arts), appearances with the American String Quartet, Hector del Curto Quintet, Choirs of America, and productions with Loft Opera (Otello, Le Comte Ory), Alarm Will Sound/ Opera Theatre of Saint Louis (The Hunger), Aspen Opera Center (A Wedding), Opera Upper West (La Voix Humaine). Mr. Chan was the official pianist for Aspen Opera Center's New York City 2016 auditions. 

An active advocate for contemporary music, Mr. Chan has been involved in the world premieres of pieces by Yehudi Wyner, Frank Lerdahl, Bruce Saylor, Z. Randall Stroope, René Clausen while his own compositions have earned him recognition from the Fellowship of Australian Composers. Mr. Chan appears on the NAXOS label.

Mr. Chan received degrees from Queens College, Manhattan School of Music and additional training at the Georg Solti Accademia, Tanglewood Music Center, Toronto Summer Music Festival Academy and the Vancouver International Song Institute.

 

Updated August 2018

 

 

Photographer: Tim Sirin