彭孟賢

木樓合唱團藝術總監

 

現任台灣合唱協會常任理事、德國國際文化交流基金會舉辦之國際合唱大賽評審暨講師、中國福建省藝術教育協會藝術顧問、木樓合唱團藝術總監暨指揮、台大EMBA合唱團藝術總監暨指揮、榮星合唱團音樂總監、榮星青少團暨室內婦女合唱團指揮、大愛之聲合唱團指揮、美國合唱指揮協會會員。

近年彭孟賢於國際上連續受邀演出、參與國際賽事並獲邀擔任國際評審,為臺灣合唱綻異彩。彭孟賢於藝術性、音樂能力、樂曲呈現整體性等方面獲國際樂壇極高評價:「瘋狂而驚人的指揮,令人崇敬的成就,迷人而撼動人心的音樂」。

2017-18年連續受邀至中國福建《海峽兩岸合唱教育大會》擔任講師;2017年7月受《新加坡國際合唱節》邀請帶領木樓合唱團擔任節慶示範團隊;9月受台中藝術家合唱團邀請至臺中演講《美聲合唱養成術》;10月受中國「湖南省音樂家協會合唱專業委員會」邀請擔任《第四屆國際合唱藝術工作坊》駐營國際講師。2018年5月受邀赴中國廈門排練指導數個合唱團;7月受邀於國家交響樂團擔任《NSO華格納歌劇音樂會:帕西法爾》合唱指導。2012年獲教育部頒發「特殊優良教師暨卓越獎」,2016年獲「藝術教育貢獻獎」。2011年「台灣國際重唱藝術節暨創新合唱比賽」獲「最佳指揮獎」。

彭孟賢自2013 年起陸續受邀擔任四團藝術總監,其在深耕臺灣合唱藝術暨發展上有著理想,積極推廣臺灣合唱文化藝術、接軌國際合唱發展潮流及深耕臺灣合唱教育。以合唱藝術的敏銳前瞻性,發展臺灣在地合唱藝術。

Meng-Hsien Peng

Artistic Director & Conductor

 

Meng-Hsien Peng is one of the executive directors of Taiwan Choral Association, an INTERKULTUR jury member for international choral competition, artistic advisor to Fujian Association of Art and Education, artistic director and conductor of Müller Chamber Choir and NTU EMBA Chorus, president and artistic director of Rong Shing Children Chorus, conductor of Rong Shing Women’s Chorus, and conductor of The Voice of Great Love Chorus.


In recent years her international engagements have called for extensive trips to choral events all over the world. She received invitation from INTERKULTUR to serve on the jury panel of the 5th Canta al mar 2016 - Festival Coral Internacional in Barcelona, Spain in
Fall 2016, and of the Grand Prix of Nations; 3rd European Choir Games Riga 2017, a choral festivity attended by thousands of singers and a total of 161 choirs.

 

Under her leadership, Müller Chamber Choir participated in the 9th International Johannes Brahms Choir Festival and Competition in 2015 and the 9th World Choir Games 2016: Champions Competition, winning gold medals in various categories with record high scores. In world rankings released by INTERKULTUR as of November 2017, Müller Chamber Choir tops the Chamber Choirs; Vocal Ensembles category.


In July 2017, she was guest lecturer in the 1st Cross-strait Choral Seminar held in Fuzhou, China, and conducted Müller Chamber Choir as feature choir of Singapore International Choral Festival: SICF 2017. In September, she gave a talk on “Achieving an appealing choral blend” at the invitation of Taichung Artist Chamber Choir; in October, she was engaged by Hunan Musician Association – Choral Committee to participate in the
4th International Choral Arts Workshop as lecturer in Hunan, China. In July 2018, Peng will sit on the jury panel of the 1st Taipei International Choral Competition (TICC) organized by Taipei Philharmonic Foundation. Dedicated to promoting the art of choral music, she is the recipient of Distinguished Teaching Award (2012) and Arts Contribution Award (2016) presented by the Ministry of Education in appreciation of her extraordinary efforts in music education. Peng was awarded conductor prize in the choral competition of the 2011 Taiwan International Contemporary A Cappella Festival.

 

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