Sunday, December 11, 2016

Tender and Strange: Monica Chew plays Messiaen, Janacek, and Bartok - SOLD OUT

Monica Chew is a Bay Area pianist who previously worked as a software engineer at Mozilla and Google. She is is a founding member of the Minsky Duo and Duo Moderna. Educated at UC Berkeley (PhD, computer science) and the San Francisco Conservatory of Music (MM, piano performance), she prefers chamber music to concerti, Haydn to Mozart, and lately Bartok above all things.

Program:
Toru Takemitsu, Rain Tree I & II
Olivier Messiaen, Kiss from Baby Jesus
Alexander Scriabin, Preludes, op. 16 and Sonata no. 4, op. 30
Leos Janacek, In the Mists
Bela Bartok, Three Studies, op. 18




Monica Chew at the Maybeck
Sunday December 11, 2016 at 3:00pm
This concert is SOLD OUT