Join the Embassy Series for I-Jung Huang, violin; Chuang-Chuang Peter Fang, piano, at Anderson House

In cooperation with the Taiwan Academy, Tecro

 

  • Taiwanese violinist I-Jung Huang has incredible credentials; she was:
    •  Top prizewinner of 2017 Ima Hogg Concerto Competition and 2016 Hudson Valley String Competition
    • Laureate of the 2015 Michael Hill International Violin Competition
    • Top prizewinner of TSO “The Young talent” competition; the Academy of Taiwan Strings Competition in Taiwan, and
    • Was the youngest musician selected at the Young Artist Taiwan Bank in 2011.
  • She appeared as a soloist with Houston Symphony Orchestra, Hudson Valley Philharmonic; Taiwan Philharmonic, and Taipei Symphony Orchestra. During the school year of 2013-2014, she joined2019-05-24-ijung- the CPP (Community Partnership Program) at the New England Conservatory with the Gioviale Quartet. She is actively organizing theme-based music projects in the United States, which bring out her creativity and passion about sharing music. Her project “TwoBows” has received partial funding through Juilliard Project Grant, which is a house concert tour programmed with unique chamber music repertoire, focusing on music that is unknown or underplayed.
  • She has participated in several summer festivals and has received full scholarships, including the Perlman Music Program, the Ravinia Festival, the Four Seasons Winter Workshop, Kneisel Hall, and Taos School of Music, where she worked intensively with the members from the Guarneri Quartet, Borromeo Quartet, Shanghai Quartet, and Brentano Quartet. She has been invited to play with the New Asia Chamber Music Society, Orpheus Chamber Orchestra, Jupiter Symphony Chamber Players, and St. Paul Chamber Orchestra. She is a grant recipient of The Juilliard Career Grant and the 2018 Chimei Arts Award, and has been selected as a Young Artist in “2017 Music Star” in Taiwan.
  • A recent graduate of  The Juilliard School and the New England Conservatory, she has studied with Donald Weilerstein and Daniel Phillips, Miriam Fried and Nanette Chen. 
  • Aside from her musical achievements, I-Jung is a passionate photographer.
  • Valet parking; Reception/wine: $90.

 

Program:

  • Vitali: Chacone
  • Schubert:  Duo Sonata for Piano and Violin in A Major
  • LutosÅ‚awski Subito for Violin and Piano
  • Franck: Sonata for Piano and Violin in A Major

Valet parking, incl.- $90/drinks/Buffet Reception with Wine (also close to Dupont Circle Metro/Red Line)

  • Wharton Club Members & Guests:
    • Register, for Concert & Buffet Reception with the artists featuring Buffet & Beverages

When:

7:00PM - 9:30PM Fri 24 May 2019 ( Timezone: Eastern )

Where:

Anderson House
2118 Massachusetts Ave., NW
Washington, DC 20008 USA

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