Lanpao Hsu was born in 1994 Taiwan.At the age of 5 received his first piano lesson. Since 2010 he hat been a student of the Hochschule für Musik Freiburg Germany,where he is currently pursuing his studies unter the tutelage of Prof. Elza Kolodin


Lanpao is top prize winner of many competitions. He won 1st and 2nd Prize in 2006 and 2010 respectively at the Taiwan Piano Competition. In 2005 he was the 2nd  Prize winnder at 4th Piano competition of the Republic of China Music Association. After this competition he was invited to play in concerts in various cities in Taiwan, which also included an All-Chopin-Recital in 2009.

Besides,he was awarded 1st Prize as well as a Special Prize for the Competition of Polish Music at the 2011 National Youth Competition "Jugend Musiziert" in Germany. In the same year,he was also invited to perform by the World Vision Organisation - Taiwan. In 2012 he has won 3rd prize at 10 International Piano Competition "Rotary Club Friedrich-Lindau" Germany.

A year after,he received the Audience Award "5. Lepthien Piano Competition".

His success at the competition scene was followed by concerts in Taiwan,Switzerland,Germany and Hungary.

As part of his musical education,he also took part in masterclasses given by Jura Margulis,Piotr Paleczny and Bernd Glemser.