Steven Lin: Muscular Poet of the Keyboard

Steven Lin (piano), Kennedy Center Terrace Theater

Lin, 25, is a muscular poet of the keyboard. He coaxes a wide range of expression out of his instrument with power and precision in almost equal measure. His playing offers sparkling virtuosity; unaffected, highly musical phrasing; and thoughtful interpretations blessedly free of mannerism. Only his aggressive attack lacks the final degrees of refinement…

Read the full review here (Washington Post, September 28, 2014).

Photo by Arthur Moelle
Photo by Arthur Moelle

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