Sonata in E minor, Hob: XVI: 34
III: Vivace molto
From Vingt Regards sur l’Enfant-Jésus
XI. Première communion de la Vierge
The Horizon from Owhiro Bay (2007)
Sonata No. 1, Op. 22
I: Allegro marcato
II: Presto misterioso
III: Adagio molto asppassionato
IV: Ruvido ed ostinato
Fantasie in C major, Op. 17
I: Durchaus fantastisch und leidenschaftlich vorzutragen
II: Mäßig. Durchaus energisch
III: Langsam getragen. Durchweg leise zu halten.
Born in Auckland, New Zealand, Henry Wong Doe has garnered top prizes, including two “Audience Favorite” awards in the Rubinstein, Busoni and Sydney International Piano Competitions. Henry has performed at Carnegie Hall, New York, Heinz Hall, Pittsburgh, the Sydney Opera House in Australia and the Mann Auditorium in Tel Aviv, Israel. Performance highlights this season include debut performances in the United Arab Emirates, South Africa and Singapore. Henry has performed twice at the Busoni International Piano Festival in Bolzano, Italy and Dame Myra Hess Memorial Series in Chicago. Performances with orchestra include the Pittsburgh Symphony, Israel Philharmonic, Sydney Symphony, Australian Chamber and Auckland Philharmonia Orchestras under the batons of Christopher Hogwood, Mendi Rodan, Edvard Tchivzel, Michael Christie and Marko Letonja.
Henry Wong Doe studied at Indiana University Bloomington before earning a Doctor of Musical Arts degree from The Juilliard School. His teachers have included Evelyne Brancart, Leonard Hokanson and Joseph Kalichstein. Henry is currently Associate Professor of Piano at Indiana University of Pennnsylvania.
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