Past Events

Past Events

(Please see “Schedule” above for current events.)

Past Events:

Ballet Concert:
The Nouveau Chamber Ballet performs Tchaikovsky’s The NutcrackerNouveau
2012: Saturday, December 1, at 8pm, and Sunday, December 2, at 2pm.
Played celesta with the Rio Hondo Symphony, conducted by Kimo Furumoto.
@ Vic Lopez Auditorium: Whittier, CA.

Gu Zheng Studio Recital:Gu Zheng
Possibilities in Sounds – Concert No. 5
Sunday, November 18, 2012, at 2pm.
Accompanied Bei Bei He, Gu Zheng (Chinese zither) player.
@ Richard M. Nixon Library: 18001 Yorba Linda Boulevard, Yorba Linda, CA 92886.

Sacred Choral-Orchestral Performance
Sunday, November 11, 2012, at 4pm.
Bolstered choral sections via piano to Johannes Brahms’ Requiem, Op. 45.
@ Holman United Methodist Church: 3220 West Adams Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA.

International Piano Competition:Rubinstein
Fifth Anton G. Rubinstein International Piano Competition
September 21 – October 10, 2012.
Performed, among many other works across three rounds:
Beethoven’s “The Hunt” Sonata No. 18 in E-flat Major, Op. 31 No. 3;
Rachmaninoff’s Sonata No. 2 in B-flat Minor, Op. 36 (Revised Version);
and Prokofiev’s Piano Concerto No. 1 in D-flat Major, Op. 10.
One of nine semifinalists (Round 1Round 2SemifinalistsFinalists).
@ Great Hall, Hochschule für Musik Dresden Carl Maria von Weber.
Dresden, Germany.

Online Music Competition:
1st MUSICCAS International Young Artists Competition
September 1, 2012.
Worldwide Internet-based instrumental competition, via video submissions.
Awarded Honorable Mention, out of 150+ applicants from 18 countries.

International Music Festival:
Music Fest Perugia
August 2-17, 2012.
Performed Carl Tausig’s Concert Etude No. 2 in A-flat Major, Op. 1b.
Gave international debut of Joshua Chandra’s Grand Waltz.
@ Perugia, Italy.

International Music Ministry:
Baja Missions Trip
July 9-23, 2012.
Performed classical, jazz, and Christian hymns for drug and alcohol addicts in rehabilitation centers throughout Baja California, Mexico.
With Tustin, CA-based One By One Ministries.
Cities visited included Ensenada, San Vicente, Colonet, and more.

Choral-Orchestral Concert:
Symphony Orchestra & Symphonic Chorus
2012: Saturday, May 12 at 8pm; and Sunday, May 13 at 4pm.
Performed celeste part to “Nessun Dorma” from Puccini’s Turandot.
@ Meng Concert Hall, California State University, Fullerton, CA.

Master class:
LYDIA BUGOSLAVSKY
May 3, 2012, at 1pm.
Performed Debussy’s Images, Bk. I: 1. Reflets dans l’eau.
@ Recital Hall (PA-110), California State University, Fullerton, CA.

Partial Personal Recital Accompaniment:
Alex Holland’s Senior French Horn Recital
Tuesday, May 1, 2012, at 6pm.
Ended Alex’s recital with Lambert Hsieh, violin, performing:
Brahms’ Trio for French Horn, Violin, and Piano, Op. 40:
• III. Adagio mesto
• II. Scherzo
@ Recital Hall (PA-110), California State University, Fullerton, CA.

Undergraduate Senior Piano Recital: Joshua Chandra's Senior Recital Poster
From BACH to RACH!
Friday, April 20, 2012, at 6pm.
Performed:
• J.S. Bach’s English Suite No. 6 in D Minor, BWV 811;
• Debussy’s Images, Bk. 1: Reflets dans l’eau;
• Debussy’s Preludes, Bk. 1: Ce qu’a vu le Vent d’Ouest;
• Rachmaninoff’s Sonata No. 2, Op. 36 in B-flat Minor (Revised Version);
• and the debut of Joshua Chandra’s Grand Waltz in D-flat Major.
@ Recital Hall (PA-110), California State University, Fullerton, CA.

Private Residence Performance: upload8
5. Internationaler Klavierwettbewerb „Anton G. Rubinstein“ Recital and Reception at the Residence of the Consul General of Germany, Mr. Wolfgang Drautz
Wednesday, March 14, 2012, at 7pm.
Talked about and performed Debussy’s Preludes, Book 1: VII. Ce qu’a vu le Vent d’Ouest, and Rachmaninoff’s Sonata No. 2 in B-flat Minor, Op. 36 (Revised Version): I. Allegro agitato
As a result of successfully auditioning into the competition the previous afternoon.
@ Los Angeles, CA 90004.

Personal Recital Accompaniment:
Melissa LaFrance’s Senior Flute Recital
Tuesday, March 13, 2012, at 8pm.
Accompanied Melissa LaFrance on piano. Performed:
• Fikret Amirov’s Six Pieces for Flute and Piano;
• Eric Ewazen’s Pastorale for Flute, French Horn, and Piano; and
• Carl Reinecke’s Ballade, Op. 232.
@ Recital Hall (PA-110), California State University, Fullerton, CA.

Class Recital:
World Music Recital
Wednesday, November 16, 2011.
Accompanied Bei Bei, Gu Zheng player, for a world music demonstration via:
• He Zhanhao’s “Eternal Sorrow in Lin-An,” concerto for Gu Zheng & piano.
@ California State University, San Marcos. (Video of performance)

International Piano Competition Assistance: LIPC 2011 eBlast
Louisiana International Piano Competition (LIPC)
October 10-15, 2011.
Served as Public Relations Assistant:
• Helped maintain LIPC’s Facebook Page & website.
• Performed and promoted the LIPC at a Rotary Club of Alexandria luncheon (Oct. 11).
• Gave a lecture-tour for students of a local Montessori Educational Center (Oct. 12).
• Relayed progress to local & international news sources, and more.
Throughout Alexandria, LA.

Gu Zheng Studio Recital: Possibilities in Sound 2011 Flier
Possibilities in Sound
Sunday, October 9, 2011, at 2pm.
Accompanied Bei Bei, Gu Zheng player, in:
• He Zhanhao’s “Eternal Sorrow in Lin-An,” concerto for Gu Zheng & piano.
@ Richard M. Nixon Library: 18001 Yorba Linda Boulevard, Yorba Linda, CA 92886.

Orchestral Concert:
Bellflower Symphony Association’s Annual Free Summer Concert in the Park
Saturday, August 20, 2011, at 7pm.
Rhythm and Blues: Vocal Stylings of Linda Broadous-Miles and Linda Jackson.”
Performed jazz by Calvin Custer, Duke Ellington, and more.
Joseph R. Taylor, conductor.
@ Ruth Caruthers Park Patio: 10500 Flora Vista, Bellflower, CA, 90706.

Louisiana Prison Tour:
Tour of Champions, Summer 2011
July 29-31, 2011.
Avoyelles Correctional Center, Cottonport, LA:
• Performed in chapel dedication (Jul. 29) and gave a recital (Jul. 30).
Hunt Correctional Center, St. Gabriel, LA:
• Gave a recital (Jul. 31).
Louisiana Correctional Institute for Women (LCIW), St. Gabriel, LA:
• Gave a recital (Jul. 31).
Talked about and performed classical, jazz, rag, and hymns for inmates.
Composers included Debussy, Chopin, Liszt, Joplin, Gershwin, and more.
A part of the Louisiana International Piano Competition (LIPC).

Personal Recital Accompaniment:
Michael Fleischmann’s Graduate Conducting Recital
Friday, December 10, 2010, at 8pm
Performed piano part to Copland’s Appalachian Spring (Ballet for Martha).
Original version for 13 instruments.
@ PA-117, California State University, Fullerton, CA.

Personal Recital Accompaniment:
Anthony Carmona’s & Andrew Gresham’s Joint Recital
Tuesday, December 7, 2010, at 6pm
Accompanied bass trombonist & oboist on harpsichord and piano.
Repertoire included works by Telemann, Handel, Lassen, and Spillman.
@ Recital Hall (PA-110), California State University, Fullerton, CA.

Pianists in Performance (PIP) Recital
Friday, November 19, 2010, at 10am.
Performed with Dang Tran for high school piano class.
Talked about and performed works by Liszt, Granados, and more.
@ El Monte High School, El Monte, CA.

Welcome Recital, for CSUF’s incoming Fall 2010 piano majors
Wednesday, August 18, 2010, at 4pm.
Performed works by Debussy and Granados.
@ PA-215, California State University, Fullerton, CA.

International Music Festival:
Music Fest Perugia
July 20 – August 2, 2010
Performed Bach’s Keyboard Concerto No. 1 in D Minor, BWV 1052: 3. Allegro
With the Solisti i Perugia chamber orchestra.
@ Perugia, Italy.

Recital:2010 Tour of Champions
Tour of Champions Debut
Thursday, July 8, 2010, at 6pm.
Debuted the Tour of Champions: a brainchild program of the Louisiana International Piano Competition, and which is sponsored by Yamaha.
Debuted Yamaha’s N3 AvantGrand hybrid digital piano in the state of Louisiana.
Talked to audience about and performed works by Beethoven, Brahms, Chopin, Debussy, Gershwin, Liszt, and more.
@ Westside Library, Alexandria, LA.

University Recital:
Alicia de Larrocha Scholarship Winners Recital
Friday, March 5, 2010, at 8pm.
Spanish music was performed in tribute to Alicia de Larrocha.
Performers were the recipients of CSUF’s Alicia de Larrocha scholarship, as well as its founder, Eduardo Delgado.
Among other pieces, pianists tag-teamed Granados’ complete Goyescas.
Performed Goyescas, Op. 11: 2. Coloquio en la Reja & 3. El Fandango del Candil
@ Recital Hall (PA-110), California State University, Fullerton, CA.

Choral-Orchestral Concert:Carmina Burana
“CARMINA BURANA!”
Saturday, May 15, 2010, at 8pm & Sunday, May 16, 2010, at 4pm.
Performed Prokofiev’s Piano Concerto No. 1.
Cal State Fullerton University Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Kimo Furumoto.
@ Meng Concert Hall, Performing Arts Center, California State University, Fullerton, CA.

Local University Competition:
Music Associates Annual Concerto/Aria Competition
February 22-26, 2010.
Grand Prize Winner, via Prokofiev’s Piano Concerto No. 1.
Orchestral reduction: Mikhail Korzhev, staff accompanist.
Recital Hall (PA-110), California State University, Fullerton, CA.

Sophomore Recital
Tuesday, February 23, 2010, at 8pm.
Performed works by Rachmaninoff, Prokofiev, Chopin, and Granados.
Prokofiev’s Piano Concerto No. 1 was accompanied by Mikhail Korzhev.
@ Recital Hall (PA-110), California State University, Fullerton, CA.

Orchestral Concert: children’s program
“Where the Wild Sounds Are!”
Friday, January 29, 2010.
Performed Piano II in Saint-Saëns’ Carnival of the Animals: A Zoological Fantasy.
Mikhail Korzhev, Piano I.
Rio Hondo Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Kimo Furumoto.
@ Vic Lopez Auditorium, Whittier High School, Whittier, CA.

Earlier events may be found here.