Release date: April 12, 2007
Local students will perform in master class with international award-winning pianist Chu-Fang Huang
Contact: Cheryl Anderson Brown, Assistant Director of Public Relations, 770-499-3417 or firstname.lastname@example.org
KENNESAW, Ga.—Three Kennesaw State University music students have been selected to perform in a piano master class with Chu-Fang Huang at 3 p.m. on Friday, April 13 at the Dozier Center. These students are Sarah Heagy of Kennesaw, Tsuey Wei Seah of Duluth and Ivana Sri of Powder Springs.
In 2005, Chu-Fang Huang became the first Chinese pianist to win the prestigious Cleveland International Piano Competition just weeks after being named a finalist in Van Cliburn International Piano Competition. She is in town to perform with the Cobb Symphony Orchestra, which is directed by KSU Assistant Professor of Music Michael Alexander.
Friday’s master class is co-sponsored by the KSU Department of Music and the Cobb Symphony Orchestra. It is free and open to the public. For more information, call 770-423-6151.
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A member of the 35-unit University System of Georgia, Kennesaw State University is a comprehensive‚ residential institution with a growing student population approaching 20‚000 from 132 countries. The third largest state university in Georgia‚ Kennesaw State offers more than 60 graduate and undergraduate degrees‚ including a new Doctorate of Education in Leadership.
The KSU College of the Arts is one of only four Georgia institutions to have achieved full national accreditation for all of its arts programs.