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Pianist Frederic Chiu Performs at St. John's College
FOR RELEASE: January 10, 2013
CONTACT: Gregory Shook, 410-626-2539
Acclaimed pianist, Frederic Chiu, presents “The Piano: Invention and Transformation” at St. John’s College. The program will include the music of Chopin, Liszt, Debussy, Ravel, and Prokofiev and will conclude with Liszt’s arrangement for piano of Beethoven’s Symphony No. 5. The concert, which is free and open to the public, will be held in the Francis Scott Key Auditorium on Friday, January 25 at 8 p.m.
A recipient of the Avery Fisher Career Grant, Chiu has toured in Europe and the United States with the Orchestre de Bretagne and Stefan Sanderling. He has played with violinist Joshua Bell, the Indianapolis Symphony, BBC Concert Orchestra, and China National Symphony, among others. In recital Chiu performs in the world's most prestigious halls, including the Berlin Philharmonic, Kioi and Suntory Halls in Tokyo, Lincoln Center in New York, and Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C.
For more information: www.stjohnscollege.edu/events