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UCM School of Visual and Performing Arts to Present Six-Hand Piano Recital by Cheng-Chow Trio

By Ellen Blaize, March 5, 2019

Cheng-Chow Trio

WARRENSBURG, MO – The UCM School of Visual and Performing Arts will present the Cheng-Chow Piano Trio in concert at 7 p.m. March 12 in Hart Recital Hall.

The ensemble of three concert pianists will perform works for two pianos, using four and six hands at a time. Music by Leonard Bernstein, Aaron Copland, Maurice Ravel, Claude Debussy and George Gershwin will come to life in entertaining arrangements that are guaranteed to entertain all ages.

Alvin and Alan Chow are identical twin brothers, and Angela Cheng is the spouse of Alvin Chow. All three have been gold medal laureates at numerous international piano competitions and have extensive performing careers that regularly see them performing in Asia, Europe and the U.S. All three studied at the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music and the Juilliard School; the Chow brothers also studied at the University of Maryland with Nelita True, brother of UCM Emeritus faculty Wesley True.

Alvin Chow and Angela Cheng are on the faculty of the Oberlin Conservatory and Alan Chow has recently joined the faculty of the Eastman School of Music after having served on the faculty at Northwestern University.

Admission is free and the public is invited to attend. For more information, contact Mia Hynes at hynes@ucmo.edu or 660-543-8900.

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