Shuan Hern Lee

Dianella, Western Australia

Piano prodigy

Shuan Hern was just two when he climbed onto a piano stool for his first lesson. By nine he became the youngest person to gain an Associate Diploma in Piano Performance from Trinity College London – the first of many national and international accolades. He has performed in Poland, the UK, Ukraine, Russia, Malaysia, Kazakhstan and stole the show on Australia’s Got Talent. In 2015, aged 13, Shuan used his grant to give a solo recital in Vienna, attend masterclasses in the UK and Salzburg and play with the Armenia National Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra. A cellist, composer and singer, he wants to inspire more young people to appreciate classical music.