Kuo Piano Duo
Michelle and Christopher Kuo are a mother and son two piano team on a mission to make the world a better place. They made their professional debut together at Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall in October 2015, and made an exciting return there on October 15, 2016. They are currently on a benefit tour for nonprofit organizations across the country, with engagements in New York City, San Francisco, Boston, Philadelphia, Dallas, and New Jersey. Their most recent performances bring their lifetime career fundraising total to $280,000. Separately, Michelle teaches students in her studio in Morris Plains, NJ, and Christopher is a Structured Credit Trader for the LATAM region at Credit Suisse. Michelle is a three-time winner of the Taiwan National Piano Competition and a winner of the National Piano Competition in Hong Kong. She earned her BM from Eastman School of Music and her MM from the Juilliard School with high distinction. Christopher graduated from the Leonard N. Stern School of Business with degrees in Finance and Statistics. He graduated as a recipient of the Presidential Service Award and the Sally Blount Social Impact Award.