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Guest Artist Series: Kia-Hui Tan, violin

Guest Artist Series: Kia-Hui Tan, violin

When
Friday, November 22, 2013
8:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Where
Sherman Van Solkema Recital Hall, Performing Arts Center, GVSU Allendale Campus

Category
Music & Dance

Description
Kia-Hui Tan, associate professor of violin at The Ohio State University, has performed as concerto soloist, recitalist, and chamber musician in 25 U.S. states and 20 countries on five continents, including at London's Barbican Hall and New York's Carnegie Weill Recital Hall.

Described in The Strad as a "violinist whose virtuosity was astonishing," Tan has won numerous awards including the Bronze Medal at the first NTDTV Chinese International Violin Competition at Town Hall in 2008. Included in her repertoire of more than 400 solo or chamber works are premiere performances of works by more than 70 living composers. An experienced orchestral violinist, she has served as concertmaster under Sir Colin Davis and Mstislav Rostropovich, among many other notable conductors.

Open to the public. Free admission. For more information, please call (616) 331-3484 or visit www.gvsu.edu/music.