Huei Li Lam
Prize winner composer of the Composition competition “The contemporary piano 2017″ for her work for piano “Distant Structures”
New York based pianist, Huei Li Lam (aka Hayley) is an award winning composer who specializing in both contemporary jazz and classical music. She began her studies in music at a very young age, earning her Associate Diploma, ATCL Recital Piano from the Trinity College of London when she was just eleven. She then proceeded to earn her Licentiate Diploma, LTCL Recital Piano and Associate Diploma, ATCL Recital Violin a couple of years later. Huei Li is also a holder of the Yamaha Teacher’s Grade specializing in Piano since the age of twelve.
With a profound interest in contemporary and jazz music, she was awarded a scholarship to further her studies at the prestigious Berklee College of Music. With her exceptional musical abilities, she completed her Bachelor of Music with a Five-years Dual Major Degree Program in Performance and Jazz Composition in just one and a half years. She was very privilege to be under the tutelage of many world renowned Jazz musicians including Joanne Brackeen, David Fiuczynski (Guggenheim Fellowship winner), Alain Mallet (pianist for Paul Simon), Steve Hunt (keyboardist for Allan Holdsworth, Greg Hopkins (former arranger for Buddy Rich Orchestra), Bob Pilkington, Dennis Hamm (keyboardist for Thundercat), Eguie Castillo (Grammy award winner), Dave Santoro and many more.