The Royal Conservatory The Glenn Gould School

David Louie

Piano; Chamber Music

Hailed as "a pianistic sensation" (Rhein-Zeitung, Germany), David Louie has performed throughout Canada, the United States, Great Britain, Germany, Spain, Sweden, and Australia. A major prize winner at the CBC Radio Competition, Santander International Competition, and the Sydney International Competition, David made his New York debut at the Peoples' Symphony Concerts. His recital appearances include the Dame Myra Hess Memorial Concerts (Chicago), Mosel Festwochen (Germany), and National Auditorium of Music (Madrid). He has performed as soloist with numerous orchestras including the Vancouver Symphony, National Arts Centre Orchestra (Ottawa), Gulbenkian Chamber Orchestra (Lisbon), and Royal Philharmonic Orchestra (London).

An accomplished chamber musician, David is a member of the ARC Ensemble (Artists of the Royal Conservatory) and has recorded for RCA Red Seal, for which he has received two Grammy nominations. He has also collaborated with the Takács String Quartet and members of the Toronto Symphony and Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra. As a harpsichord recitalist, he has presented Bach's Goldberg Variations and The Well-Tempered Clavier at Canada's Grand River Baroque Festival. In addition to performance, David has conducted master classes in Canada, USA, UK, and Australia, and has served as adjudicator at national and international competitions.

David received a grant from the Canada Council for the Arts, studied with John Perry and Boris Zarankin, and graduated summa cum laude from the University of Southern California (Master's of Music, Artist Diploma). He resides in Toronto and serves on the faculty of The Royal Conservatory’s Glenn Gould School.

You can email Professor Louie at dlouie@ca.inter.net