28 Oct 2018, 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Solo violin recital by Christina Zhou
October 28th 2018, Sunday
7.30pm @ Esplanade
(Standard), $22 (Student)
Violinist Christina Zhou will be performing solo, duet and trio works by Bach, Bruch, Prokofiev, Piazzolla, Ponce, Moszkowski and Tze Toh. The concert will also feature guest artists Kitty Cheung ( Hong Kong) on violin and Liu Jia on piano.
active and sought after freelance violinist and teacher in Singapore, Christina
Zhou is currently the Principal and Director of Coronation Music School. She is also the Assistant Music Director of her ensemble, TO ensemble.
has a vast experience in playing chamber, orchestral music and recording for
commercial projects both in the States and in Singapore, as well as giving
education workshops and coaching from pre-school to pre-college level.
obtained her Bachelor’s Degree from the Eastman School of Music, and her
Graduate Diploma from the Yong Siew Toh Conservatory. Her teachers included Sui
Yuelong, Zhang Zhen Shan, Zuo Jun and Zvi Zeitlin.
violin ( Hong Kong)
Cheung is currently a member of Contrast Trio (Ensemble-in-Residence of The
Chinese University of Hong Kong 2017-18), first violinist of Romer String
Quartet, and violin faculty at the Hong Kong Baptist University. She was the
Associate Concertmaster of Hong Kong Sinfonietta between 2011-2017.
received her early music training in her native Hong Kong. She later obtained
undergraduate and Doctor of Musical Arts degrees from the Eastman School of
Music, and two master degrees from the Guildhall School of Music and Drama. Her
teachers included Lin Yao-Ji, Ho Hong-Ying, Charles Castleman, David Takeno and
LIU JIA, piano
Lecturer of Collaborative piano and Accompaniment faculty in the Yong Siew Toh
Conservatory of Music, an official pianist of the Singapore International Violin
Festival and the 1st International Violin Competition, Liu Jia has
performed as soloist with the Singapore Symphony Orchestra as well as major
orchestras in China, including the China Film Symphony and Beijing Symphony
Liu Jia has
worked as an accompanist with Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts and Singapore Lyric
Opera, among others. Active in the chamber music scene, Liu performs regularly
in the SSO Chamber Series. A graduate of China’s Central Conservatory of Music,
she was born in Beijing, into a family of professional musicians.
*Please note that children aged 4 and below will not be admitted
Esplanade Recital Studio
1 Esplanade Drive