Tzuyi Zoe Chen Fall 2018 Piano Recital
Beethoven Piano Sonata No.23 in f minor op.57 "Appassionata"
Ravel Gaspard de la nuit
Prokofiev Piano Sonata No.6 in A major op.82
* Doors open at 3:30pm
* General admission, no assigned seat
* Free parking at National Cathedral Garage
* Dress Code: Business Attire
Born in Taipei, Taiwan, pianist Tzu-yi Chen has been studying music passionately since the age at three. She studied at the Paris Conservatory and at the National Karlsruhe Music University in Germany, following in the footsteps of history's greatest musicians. Based in the Washington, D.C. area since 2014, Tzu-yi teaches at the Levine School of Music and serves on the music staff at Taiwanese Presbyterian Church. Previously, she studied at Columbus State University's Schwob School of Music in Columbus, Georgia. While in Columbus, she co-founded the International Friendship Ministries' Arts Academy. She holds first prizes and other awards from competitions around the world including the Liszt-Garrison Festival and International Piano Competition in Baltimore, the International Piano Competition of Mauro Paolo Monopoli and Cantu in Italy, and the International Chopin Piano Competition in Darmstadt, Germany. Recent concerts have taken her to venues and festivals in Alabama, Georgia, New York, D.C., Maryland, Pennsylvania, and Florida. Upcoming performances in 2018 including the NACMS Gala concert in Merkin Hall, NY and the MuseConnect Gala concert in Dimenna Center, NY.
In 2017, she performed for the 60th anniversary celebration concert of the Taiwan-Paraguay diplomatic relations in Asunción, Paraguay. In 2016, she was presented in Ponce, Puerto Rico; at The Church of the Epiphany in D.C.; and in Taiwan's National Concert Hall. Her 2014 debut in Carnegie's Weill Recital Hall received a rave review of "Magnificent" from Frank Daykin of New York Concert Review.
When: Sunday, Aug. 26
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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