Guest Artist Series: Kia-Hui Tan, violin
Kia-Hui Tan, violin
Date and TimeFriday, November 22, 2013
8:00 PM - 9:30 PM
- Haas Center for Performing Arts » 1325 - Sherman Van Solkema Hall
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 London's Barbican Hall and New York's Carnegie Weill Recital Hall. Described in The Strad as a "violinist whose virtuosity was astonishing," she 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 over 400 solo or chamber works are premiere performances of works by more than 70 living composers. She has been a member of various new music ensembles and is frequently invited to perform at contemporary music festivals and conferences. 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.
Dr. Gregory Maytan, (616) 331-3484