Liu Shikun (simplified Chinese: 刘诗昆; traditional Chinese: 劉詩昆; pinyin: Liú Shīkūn; born March 8, 1939) is a Chinese pianist and composer. He begun his piano training at the age of three, and started publicly performing by the age of five. He won third prize and the Special Prize of the Liszt International Piano Competition in Hungary in 1956 and was awarded a strand of Franz Liszt's hair. He then proceeded to win second prize in the First Tchaikovsky International Piano Competition in Moscow.

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  • Liu Shih-kun (en chinois 刘诗昆) est un pianiste chinois né à Tianjin le 8 mars 1939. En 1956, Liu Shih-kun décroche le troisième prix du Concours International de Piano Franz Liszt en Hongrie. Deux ans plus tard, il remporte le deuxième prix à la première édition du Concours International de Piano Tchaikovsky à Moscou. Il quitte la Chine pour se perfectionner au Conservatoire de Moscou auprès de Samuil Feinberg. (fr)
  • 劉 詩昆(りゅう しこん、Liu Shikun、1939年3月8日 - )は、中国の作曲家、ピアニスト。 (ja)
  • 刘诗昆(1939年3月8日-)生於中国天津,中國鋼琴家,現居香港。 (zh)
  • Liu Shikun (simplified Chinese: 刘诗昆; traditional Chinese: 劉詩昆; pinyin: Liú Shīkūn; born March 8, 1939) is a Chinese pianist and composer. He begun his piano training at the age of three, and started publicly performing by the age of five. He won third prize and the Special Prize of the Liszt International Piano Competition in Hungary in 1956 and was awarded a strand of Franz Liszt's hair. He then proceeded to win second prize in the First Tchaikovsky International Piano Competition in Moscow. Liu became one of China's top concert performers until 1966, when the Cultural Revolution and the Gang of Four attacked the country; Western music was banned and, along with thousands of other artists, Liu was arrested. He stayed in prison for six years. Liu studied at Beijing's Central Conservatory of Music and graduated from the Moscow Conservatory of Music. (en)
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  • 1939-03-08 (xsd:date)
  • 1939-3-8
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  • 刘诗昆
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  • Pianist, composer (en)
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  • Liu Shih-kun (en chinois 刘诗昆) est un pianiste chinois né à Tianjin le 8 mars 1939. En 1956, Liu Shih-kun décroche le troisième prix du Concours International de Piano Franz Liszt en Hongrie. Deux ans plus tard, il remporte le deuxième prix à la première édition du Concours International de Piano Tchaikovsky à Moscou. Il quitte la Chine pour se perfectionner au Conservatoire de Moscou auprès de Samuil Feinberg. (fr)
  • 劉 詩昆(りゅう しこん、Liu Shikun、1939年3月8日 - )は、中国の作曲家、ピアニスト。 (ja)
  • 刘诗昆(1939年3月8日-)生於中国天津,中國鋼琴家,現居香港。 (zh)
  • Liu Shikun (simplified Chinese: 刘诗昆; traditional Chinese: 劉詩昆; pinyin: Liú Shīkūn; born March 8, 1939) is a Chinese pianist and composer. He begun his piano training at the age of three, and started publicly performing by the age of five. He won third prize and the Special Prize of the Liszt International Piano Competition in Hungary in 1956 and was awarded a strand of Franz Liszt's hair. He then proceeded to win second prize in the First Tchaikovsky International Piano Competition in Moscow. (en)
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  • Liu Shih-kun (fr)
  • 劉詩昆 (ja)
  • 刘诗昆 (zh)
  • Liu Shikun (en)
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