CHING-YUN HU, piano
Piano Works by Chopin, Mozart, Rachmaninoff, Scriabin & Gershwin
June 15 @ 7:00 PM
Distinguished Taiwanese-American pianist Ching-Yun Hu presents a youthful and modern solo program that includes Scriabin’s Sonata No. 2 in G-sharp minor, Schubert’s Klavierstucke, the Rachmaninoff/Kocsis Vocalise, Rachmaninoff's version of Mendelssohn's Scherzo from “A Midsummer Night's Dream,” the Chopin variations on “Là ci darem la mano” from Mozart’s Don Giovanni, and Gershwin’s “Embraceable you” and “I got rhythm."
Declared a “…first-class talent…” and praised for her “…poetic use of color and confidently expressive phrasing…” (The Philadelphia Inquirer), Hu is recognized and acclaimed worldwide for her dazzling technique, deeply probing musicality and directly communicative performance style.