A treasure island of piano music — Spiegel Online
The Grand Piano label continues to uncover gems of the piano repertoire. — Fanfare

Yue He

He Yue started his piano study at the age of six. In 2005, he was accepted to study at the Affiliated Middle School of Shanghai Conservatory of Music, and continued his studies at the Shanghai Conservatory of Music with Professor Zhou Keng in 2008. He took part in the 49th Jaén International Piano Competition for which he was awarded the prize for the youngest pianist. During his studies, he has performed in China’s leading concert halls, such as Shanghai Concert Hall and Shenzhen Concert Hall (or Shenzhen Grand Theatre Concert Hall). In addition, he attended many international masterclasses in Shanghai and received guidances and praises from Anton Kuerti, Boris Berman, Zhu Da-Ming and Chen Hong-Kuan etc. In 2012, He Yue began to teach piano at the Central Conservatory of Music Piano Academy, Gulangyu. In 2013, he recorded Alfred Cortot’s Piano Arrangements for Naxos’s affiliated label Grand Piano. In 2020, led by the principal Li Xin, he participated in the Beethoven Piano Sonata Marathon with other teachers. The total 8 concerts were successfully held both in Gulangyu and Beijing.

Over the past years, he has devoted himself to piano teaching and fulfilled his duties. Many of his students are accepted to esteemed higher education institutes in China, such as The Central Conservatory of Music, Shanghai Conservatory of Music, The Communication University of China.


Role: Artist

Role: Composer