Won the 2008 Arthur Rubinstein International Piano Competition and the 2012 Golden Melody Award for Best Classical Album.
Her concerto debut was with the Poland Ca-pella Cracoriensis Chamber Orchestra when she was 13. She began studying in The Juilliard School Pre-College Division when she was 14.
She founded the Yun-Hsiang International Music Festival, located in Taipei. She became artistic director for the festival.
Her family placed a heavy emphasis on the holiday season. Because they were spread around the world, they made a point to get together at that one time of the year.
She released her award-winning first album in April 2011 titled Ching-Yun Hu plays Chopin, highlighting her mastery of the legendary Frederic Chopin's works.