Wendy Chen, piano

Wendy Chen, piano
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Start Date: Jan 13 2013
Location: Shalin Liu Performance Center, 3pm



At the age of fourteen, pianist Wendy Chen debuted with the Los Angeles Philharmonic under conductor Andr’ Previn, and in 1990 became the youngest winner of the National Chopin Competition. Ms. Chen has won acclaim for her engagements with leading orchestras and concert halls worldwide. She has appeared with the Boston Pops and the Wisconsin Chamber Orchestra in programs that also featured musical legends James Taylor and Art Garfunkel.

‘Chen’s performance had stamina, chops, brilliance and sensitivity ‘ a formidable combination.’
The Boston Globe

‘An elegant, expressive pianist with a gracious style and a stunningly clean technique.’
Cincinnati Enquirer

Program:

DEBUSSY: Clair de Lune

VILLA LOBOS: “Prole do Beb'”

BACH-BUSONI: Chaconne

CHOPIN : Nocturne, Op. 48, No. 1 in C minor

PIAZZOLA: Two tangos

Milonga for three

Street tango

LISZT: Mephisto Waltz No. 1, S. 514

Tickets: $46, $38, $28