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FREE special event with award-winning pianist Allen Yueh

Allen Yueh is an American pianist, pleasing audiences with his dramatic and deep performances. He is a laureate of numerous competitions, including garnering First Prize at The Fourth New York International Piano Competition. Yueh also received the Gold Award at the 2009 YoungARTS festival created by the National Foundation for the Advancement of Arts, and was distinguished as one of 20 Presidential Scholars in the Arts in 2009, performing at the Kennedy Center. In 2010 and 2012, Allen won the Dorothy MacKenzie Artist Recognition Scholarship Award at the International Keyboard Institute and Festival at the Mannes School of Music. In 2015, he was a winner of the Columbus State University Concerto Competition, and performed Rachmaninoff Piano Concerto No. 3 with the CSU Orchestra. Most recently, Yueh was awarded First Prize at the Third International Piano Festival in Italy Piano Competition and Special Prize for best performance of works by Alexey Shor.

As a result of winning The Fourth New York International Piano Competition, Mr. Yueh has been invited annually by the Stecher and Horowitz Foundation to perform in concert series’ in New York, Connecticut, and Washington D.C., and was featured in the Foundation’s documentary film On a Personal Note on PBS. He is also frequently invited to perform at the Shandelee Music Festival in New York, having performed in 2006, 2012, and 2013.

Allen Yueh’s recent performances include: The Eisenhower Theater at the Kennedy Center, Metropolitan Memorial United Methodist Church, D.C., Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall, Steinway Hall, Rockefeller University, Park Avenue Christian Church, Trinity Church, Temple Emanu-El, all in NYC, and Harvard University.

Mr. Yueh began his piano studies in 1996 under the guidance of Yelena Ivanov, and graduated from Harvard University in 2013 with a Bachelor's Degree cum laude in Applied Mathematics. Yueh earned his Master’s Degree in Piano Performance at New York University in 2015 studying with Alexander Kobrin, and is continuing studies with Mr. Kobrin in Columbus State University’s Artist Diploma program.

Program

Sonata in F Major, K.332
    Allegro
    Adagio
    Allegro assai
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)

Gaspard de la Nuit
    Ondine
    Le Gibet
    Scarbo
Maurice Ravel (1875-1937)

Intermission

Kreisleriana, Op. 16
    Vivacissimo
    Andante con molto sentimento
    Allegro molto agitato
    Adagio
    Molto vivace
    Adagio
    Allegro molto
    Allegro scherzando
Robert Schumann (1810-1856)

Date: Wednesday, March 29

Time: 6:30 pm Reception, 7:30 pm Recital

Location: Club Headquarters, 46 E 70th Street, New York, NY, 10021

Reservation Notes:

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