Jiun Lim (Malaysia) is recognized as one of the most sought-after pianists in the world of contemporary music. For the past few years, Lim has been busy promoting contemporary music in the Far East, as well as introducing and premiering the works of young Asian composers. Described by BBC Radio as “A Marvelous Ambassador for 20th Century Music,” Jiun began his musical studies in Malaysia and later graduated from the Royal Academy of Music, Guildhall School of Music and Drama and Birmingham Conservatory (UK). He also earned Doctor in Musical Arts in Sydney University.
Jiun Lim has won prizes at many international competitions and has premiered the works of many leading international composers. He has performed at major festivals including George Crumb Festival in Prague, Messiaen Festival, Ligeti Festival and Schnittke Festival in London. Jiun has performed in more than 30 countries and has been broadcasted on over 40 radio stations around the world.