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Chamber Music Series: Fei-Fei Dong
April 10, 2016 @ 5:00 pm
Chamber music series continues April 10 with pianist Fei-Fei Dong at Victor’s at Hotel Florence. The concert begins at 5pm with a meet the artist reception to follow. Tickets are $10 at the door. The program will feature Galuppi Sonata in C Major; Schumann Papillons and Liszt Sonata in b minor. Praised for her ”bountiful gifts and passionate immersion into the music she touches” (The Plain Dealer), Chinese pianist Fei-Fei Dong is a winner of the 2014 CAG Victor Elmaleh Competition and a top six finalist at the 14th Van Cliburn International Piano Competition. She continues to build a reputation for her poetic interpretations, charming audiences with her “passion, piquancy and tenderness” and “winning stage presence” (Dallas Morning News).
Fei Fei’s burgeoning career includes a number of prominent engagements in the 2015-16 season, including New York City debut recitals at Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall (CAG Winners Series), and at Merkin Concert Hall (Tuesday matinees series). Additional recitals include the Gilmore Rising Stars Series (Kalamazoo, MI), Macon Concert Association (Georgia), and St. Vincent College College Concert series (near Pittsburgh), where she will receive the Father Joseph Bronder Memorial Piano Prize.
Born in Shenzhen, China, Fei-Fei began piano lessons at the age of 5. She moved to New York to study at The Juilliard School, where she earned her Bachelor and Master of Music degrees under the guidance of Yoheved Kaplinsky.Thanks to all our Sponsors and Donors.2016 Sponsors: J. Banks Scarborough – Townsend Holt – Marguerite North – Dr. & Mrs. Kenneth Kammer – Mr. & Mrs. Panos Kalaritis – Mr. & Mrs. Ernst Kasper – Julia Krebs & Roger Hux – Victor’s Bistro