Pianist Shuann Chai to perform at Wake Forest
February 13, 2008
The Wake Forest University music department will host a guest performance by pianist Shuann Chai at 4:30 p.m. March 2 in Scales Fine Arts Center, Room M208. The performance, which will feature the music of Mozart, Beethoven and Schubert, is free and open to the public.
Chai has performed in numerous concerts and recitals around the world, including Beijing, Kiev, and most recently in London for the National Trust and Foundling Museum and the Seaton Music Society and in Norway for the Holberg Festival.
She has been featured in live radio broadcasts on WGBH Boston with cellist Pieter Wispelwey and on Radio-Canada. She was chosen to perform in the Young Musicians’ Concert at the International Music Seminar of Prussia Cove, England.
Chai earned undergraduate degrees in piano and biology at Oberlin College and a master’s degree in music from the New England Conservatory in Boston. She is currently working on her doctorate in musicology at Brandeis University, where she was awarded the H.M. Remis Fellowship and the Gershwin Foundation Prize.
For more information about the concert, call (336) 758-5364.