Kristian Chong


One of Australia’s leading pianists, Kristian Chong’s wide-ranging performance schedule finds him equally at home as concerto soloist, chamber musician and recitalist. As soloist he has appeared with the Adelaide, Melbourne, Queensland, Sydney and Tasmanian Symphony Orchestras, and orchestras in the UK, New Zealand and China. A highly sought after chamber musician, Kristian’s collaborations include the Tinalley and Australian String Quartets, violinists Sophie Rowell, Natsuko Yoshimoto, Dale Barltrop, cellist Li Wei Qin, flautist Megan Sterling and baritone Teddy Tahu Rhodes. Other collaborations include violinists Vadim Gluzman, Adam Chalabi, Jack Liebeck and clarinetist Philip Arkinstall. His festival appearances include the Australian Festival of Chamber Music, Adelaide, Huntington Estate, Mimir and the Bangalow Festivals.