UNIVERSITY OF HAWAI‘I AT MANOA OUTREACH COLLEGE
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Info: Feb 25 • Sat • 7:30pm • Orvis Auditorium • Ticket prices range from $10 to $30. • Tickets are available, beginning December 15, on line at www.etickethawaii.com, by phone at 944-2697, or visit any UH Ticket outlet (Stan Sheriff Center, Rainbowtique stores, and the UH Mānoa Campus Center ticket office), service charges apply. Advance sales end at midnight the day prior to the first performance. At the door sales begin 1 hour before performance begins. For more information call 956-8246.
First prize winner of the prestigious 2010 Naumburg International Piano Competition, Korean pianist Soyeon Lee has already been hailed by The New York Times as a pianist with "a huge, richly varied sound, a lively imagination and a firm sense of style," while The Washington Post has lauded her for her "stunning command of the keyboard."
Recent recital appearances include New York City programs at Carnegie Hall`s Zankel Hall and Weill Recital Hall, Merkin Concert Hall and Lincoln Center for the Performing Art`s Alice Tully Hall, Washington`s John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Cleveland`s Severance Hall, the Ravinia Festival`s "Rising Stars" series, Auditorio de Musica de Nacional in Madrid - part of a 13-city tour of Spain.
Soyeon Lee was featured on the January 2006 cover of SYMPHONY magazine`s annual "Emerging Artists" issue and in the 2008 edition of Musical America`s "More Thrills of Discovery." Her debut CD on the Naxos label, featuring sonatas of Scarlatti, was released in February 2007 to critical acclaim. KOCH International Classics released her second album in April 2009 for which she was awarded the 2009 Young Artist Award from the Classical Recording Foundation.
Part of a Performing Arts Presenters of Hawai‘i tour and the Mānoa Arts and Minds series. Funded in part by the Hawai‘i State Foundation on Culture and the Arts and the Hawaii Music Teachers Association.