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Philip Chiu, Solo Piano Recital

 

Saturday, October 20th
7:30 PM

$25
$15  (Under 18s and Students with valid ID, available at the door only)

 

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Philip Chiu, Piano

Philip Chiu concertizes extensively as one of Canada’s most sought-after musicians. He has appeared in recitals with leading musicians of the world stage, including James Ehnes, Raphael Wallfisch, Patrice Fontanarosa, Regis Pasquier, Matt Haimovitz, Radovan Vlatkovic, Stefan Dohr, Philippe Bernold, Alex Klein, and Eugene Isotov. He performs regularly with principal members of Canada’s leading orchestras and ensembles, including Toronto Symphony Orchestra concertmaster Jonathan Crow, l’Orchestre Symphonique de Montréal concertmaster Andrew Wan, and Pascale Giguere of Les Violons du Roy. He is an acclaimed accompanist-/coach based at McGill University, has been an invited professor¬-accompanist for the Conservatoire de musique de Montreal, and regularly accompanies at l’Universite de Montreal. He travels regularly across Canada and the U.S. to accompany for national and international competitions. Philip is extremely grateful for the support of the Sylva Gelber Music Foundation, Canada Council for the Arts and Jeunesses Musicales in his various pursuits. He can be heard/seen on Classical 96.3 FM, Australia’s ABC Radio, CBC Radio, and Radio¬-Canada.

Program

Maurice Ravel (1875-1937)
Ma mère l'Oye (Mother Goose Suite)

John Burge (b. 1961)
‘Loop’, from ‘Studies in Poetry’

Sergei Rachmaninov (1873-1943)
Prelude in B minor Op. 32, No. 10
Prelude in D major Op. 23, No. 4
Prelude in C minor Op. 23 No. 7

Franz Schubert (1797-1828)
Fantasy in C Major, "Der Wanderer", D. 760

Franz Liszt (1811-1886)
Two Legends, S.175
No. 1: St. Francis of Assisi's sermon to the birds
No. 2: St. Francis of Paola walking on the waves