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Lavinia Chen, violin - Second Year Master's Recital


Barbro Osher Recital Hall
200 Van Ness Ave, San Francisco, CA 94102
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Masks Required in the Concert Venue. 

No Tickets Required




Taide Ding, piano
Amy Chiu, piano
Samuel Liang, guitar


Béla Bartók: Romanian Folk Dances, Sz. 56
     I. Jocul cu bâtă (Stick Dance)
     II. Brâul (Sash Dance)
     III. Pe-loc (In One Spot)
     IV. Buciumeana (Dance from Bucsum)
     V. Poarga Românească (Romanian Polka)
     VI. Mărunțel (Fast Dance)
Taide Ding, piano

Gabriel Fauré: Sonata for Violin and Piano No. 1 in A Major, Op. 13
     I. Allegro molto
     II. Andante
     III. Scherzo. Allegro vivo
     IV. Finale. Allegro quasi presto
Amy Chiu, piano

- Intermission -

George Enescu: Balada
Taide Ding, piano

Astor Piazzolla: Histoire du Tango
     1. Bordello, 1900
     2. Cafe, 1930
     3. Night Club, 1960
Samuel Liang, guitar

Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Mélodie
     from Souvenir d’un lieu cher
Taide Ding, piano

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About SFCM’s Violin Department

Transform your playing in the heart of the Bay Area music scene. About 50 students study violin at SFCM, learning from world-class faculty members, including the concertmasters of the nearby San Francisco Symphony, Opera, and Ballet ensembles. As a violinist at SFCM, you’ll perform with your peers, explore new possibilities for your instrument, and develop your voice through music from the baroque to the new.


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