Overstatement and exaggeration are not his style. What one does get is solid, deliberate,
exceptionally well-honed performances that combine intense lyricism with power.
(American Record Guide 2017)
Dirigent Shao-Chia Lü ist ein Meister der Nuancen (Süddeutsche Zeitung)
Taiwan-born conductor Shao-Chia Lü studied music in Taipei, later at Indiana University in Bloomington, USA, and also at Vienna’s College of Music. His training resulted in first prizes at three renowned international conductor competitions: Besançon (France), Pedrotti (Italy) and Kondrashin (the Netherlands).
Shao-Chia Lü accepted positions as General Music Director of the Koblenz Theater (1998-2001), the Staatsorchester Rheinische Philharmonie Koblenz (1998-2004), and the Staatsoper Hannover (2001-2006). He was also Chief Conductor of the South Denmark Philharmonic from 2014 to 2017.