about


Yu-An Chang


Born in Taipei and Raised in Penghu, Taiwan. Yu-An is awarded the 1st. prize of the Bucharest international conducting competition in 2016, in 2018 he serves as conducting fellow to Tanglewood Music Festival, in the same year he was appointed assistant conductor to the Boston Symphony Orchestra, to 2020. He continues his conducting activities across Europe, America, and Asia.


Yu-An began his music journey at age 16 with traditional instrument, Prof. Apo Ching-Hsin Hsu was his first mentor leading his way to the field of conducting, he persuaded further education in Hochschule für Musik Hanns Eisler, Berlin, under Prof. Christian Ehwald and Prof. Hans-Dieter Baum in Master and Meisterklasse degree.  


In August 2019, Yu-An made his Tanglewood debut with the Boston Symphony. In January 2020 Yu-An led 4 subscription concerts in Boston Symphony Hall, which the critics described the performance as “A marvel of precision, expression and clarity.”


In 2016, Yu-An married the girl of his dreams, Kai-Chuan, they live together in Berlin.