Born in Hong Kong, pianist Albert Lau is currently pursuing his MMus degree at the Royal Academy of Music, under the tutelage of Joanna MacGregor. He had previously studied with Emile Naoumoff at Indiana University, in USA, where he obtained his BMus degree with high distinction.
In February 2012, Albert collaborated and recorded with the Royal Academy of Music Chamber Orchestra, led by Trevor Pinnock. He also won the 2012 Else Cross Modern Piano Prize at the Royal Academy of Music. Albert has played in master classes given by Christopher Elton, Stephen Hough, Roy Howat, and Jean-François Antonioli, amongst others.