Visiting Artist Series: Henry Wong Doe Piano Recital

  • Conservatory Orchestra Hall 3 Conservatory Drive Singapore Singapore

HAYDN
Sonata in E minor, Hob: XVI: 34

             I: Presto  

            II: Adagio

            III: Vivace molto

MESSIAEN
From Vingt Regards sur l’Enfant-Jésus

            XI. Première communion de la Vierge

GARETH FARR
The Horizon from Owhiro Bay (2007)

GINASTERA
Sonata No. 1, Op. 22

            I: Allegro marcato

           II: Presto misterioso     

          III: Adagio molto asppassionato

          IV: Ruvido ed ostinato

-intermission-

SCHUMANN
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.

 

 

 

Henry Wong Doe plays Ginastera: Piano Sonata No. 1, Op. 22. Recorded live at Gorell Hall, Indiana University Pennsylvania, November 2, 2010. Movements: I: Allegro Marcato, II: Presto misterioso, III: Adagio molto appassionato, IV: Ruvido ed ostinato

Ticketing Information
• Free admission.
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• Out of respect for other concert goers, no children under 6 years of age will be allowed admission.