Jiayan Sun

Birth date

Feb. 12, 1990




Commenced studies at the Central Conservatory of Music in Beijing (2002-2006). He continued his studies at the Juilliard School of Music in New York where he received his bachelor’s (2012) and master‘s (2014) degrees. He is currently taking instruction from Profs. Yoheved Kaplinsky and Stephen Hough. In 2012 he took second place in the Leeds International Piano Competition. In 2013 he took fourth place in the Cleveland International Piano Competition. He has performed on tour in North America, Europe, and China, and he has played with the Cleveland Symphony Orchestra, the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra, the China National Symphony Orchestra and many others.

Jiayan in pictures