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TSIPF Patrick W. Price Competition Winner's Concert: Alvin Zhu

When:
Friday, September 15, 2017 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Where:
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall
Description:

The Texas State International Piano Festival presents the Competition Winner's Concert featuring Alvin Zhu
6:00 p.m.
Performing Arts Center Recital Hall

Young Steinway Artist, Alvin Zhu is recognized internationally for his insightful, engaging, and emotionally penetrative playing. His artistry has led to acclaimed performances throughout the United States, Europe, Asia, and Australia. A frequent soloist with orchestras, Zhu has given performances of Beethoven, Tchaikovsky, Prokofiev, Gershwin, and Rachmaninoff concertos with orchestras around the world. In addition to a concert career, Zhu has won top prizes in many national competitions
throughout the United States. In 2009, he was the first American pianist to be inducted into the “Young Steinway Artists” roster and has the honor of representing Steinway at each of his performance venues.
Before attending the 8th Texas State International Piano Festival this past summer, Zhu has also attended the Aspen Music Festival, Music Academy of the West, Chautauqua Institution, and Intersection between Jazz and Classical Music Festival on full-tuition scholarships. Notably, Zhu was
awarded top prize in both the Solo Piano Competition at Chautauqua Music Festival in 2015, and theClassical Competition at the IbJC Music Festival in 2012.

Free admission and open to the public.  Fee-based parking is available at the Edward Gary Street Garage, across the street from the Performing Arts Center.  (Attention students enrolled in the Department Recital course: This is a GOLD event). 





Cost:
Free admission
Sponsor:
Contact:
Nancy Harris
Calendar:
School of Music
Categories:
Entertainment, Music
Audience:
Faculty, General Interest, Graduate Students, Staff, Undergraduate Students
TSIPF Patrick W. Price Competition Winner's Concert: Alvin Zhu