J J Jun Li Bui, piano
JJ won the Peer Award at the 2019 Cliburn International Junior Piano Competition!
JJ Bui appears on From the Top Show 374.
Toronto-native J J Jun Li Bui (piano), 14, won his first piano competition on the day he turned 7, which cemented his commitment to music: he went on to win prizes in several Canadian contests, as well as the Hanoi (Vietnam), Aarhus (Denmark), and Midwest (United States) International Piano Competitions. Currently in his third year of full scholarship at The Phil and Eli Taylor Performance Academy for Young Artists at The Royal Conservatory Toronto under Michael Berkovsky, he also studies privately with Dang Thai Son. He has performed in recital across Canada, and with orchestras, including the China Guiyang Symphony, Greater Toronto Philharmonic, and Oakville Chamber. In his time away from the piano, J J enjoys cycling, reading, and table tennis.