Praised in The Strad magazine as “an instinctive showman”, Richard Lin has become one of the most sought after musicians of the generation. He was the Gold Medalist of the International Violin Competition of Indianapolis and the Sendai International Violin Competition, and has also won top prizes at the Hannover, Wieniawski, Singapore, Shanghai, and the Michael Hill International Violin Competition.
Richard has collaborated with famous conductors and renown orchestras, and he has performed at celebrated concert venues throughout the world. He released two albums under Fontec label.
Born in Phoenix, Arizona and raised in Taiwan, Richard began his violin studies at the age of four. He graduated from the Curtis Institute of Music and the Juilliard School under the tutelage of respected pedagogues Aaron Rosand and Lewis Kaplan.