JASON BAE (PIANO)
| Young Steinway Artist | 20 Sep 2015 to 12 Oct 2015 |
Brilliant young pianist Jason Bae is returning to the Encompass Regional Series with two programme sparkling with virtuosity and flair.
In 2013, Jason received his Bachelor of Music in piano performance with First Class Honours from the University of Auckland under the tutelage of Rae de Lisle. He has also studied at the Aspen Music Festival and School with Ann Schein and John O'Conor. He is currently completing his Masters of Arts in piano performance at the Royal Academy of Music in London studying with Christopher Elton and Joanna MacGregor.
His long list of prize wins and awards include: In 1st Prize in the Bradshaw & Buono International Piano Competition in New York, which gained him a performance at the Carnegie Hall Weill Recital Hall (2008); New Zealand Young Performer of the Year (2008); 2nd Prize at the Lev Vlassenko International Piano Competition, Australia (2009). In 2013 he was the Grand 1st Prize Winner of the New Zealand Inaugural Wallace National Piano Competition. Jason has appeared as soloist with the 2010 NZSO National Youth Orchestra, and he has also made concerto appearances with the Queensland Symphony Orchestra of Australia, Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra, Orchestra, and Christchurch Symphony Orchestra.
In 2012 Jason was the First New Zealander to become the Young Steinway Artist.
Performed in Waikanae, Rangiora, Warkworth, Kaitaia, Whakatane
Chopin | Four Ballades
Liszt | Etudes de Concert, S.144
No 1 ‘Il Lamento’
No 2 ‘La leggierezza’
No 3 ‘Un sospiro’
Liszt |No.6 ‘Vallee d’Oberman’
Performed in Motueka, Blenheim, Wellington, Taihape, Rotorua
Chopin | Scherzo selection
Prokofiev | Piano Sonata No.1
Liszt | Venezia e Napoli, S.159
No 1 ‘Gondoliera’
No 2 ‘Canzone’
No 3 ‘Tarantella'
*Putaruru programme still to be confirmed
When & Where
Date | Time | Centre | Venue
20 Sep 2015 | 2:30 pm | Waikanae Memorial Hall | $33 Buy tickets
21 Sep 2015 | 7:30 pm | Rangiora The Chamber Gallery | $30 Buy tickets
23 Sep 2015 | 7:30 pm | Motueka Chanel Arts Centre | $20 Buy tickets
25 Sep 2015 | 6:00 pm | Blenheim St Andrew's Church | $35 Buy tickets
27 Sep 2015 | 3:00 pm | Wellington St Andrew's, The Terrace | $40 Buy tickets
1 Oct 20150 | 7:00 pm | Warkworth Mahurangi College Hall | $30 Buy tickets
4 Oct 2015 | 2:00 pm | Kaitaia Te Ahu Complex | $20 Buy tickets
7 Oct 2015 | 7:30 pm | Taihape Taihape & District Womens Club
9 Oct 2015 | 7:30 pm | Putaruru Plaza Theatre | $30 Buy tickets
11 Oct 2015 | 2:00 pm | Whakatane St George & St John | $25 Buy tickets
12 Oct 2015 | 7:30 pm | Rotorua Concert Chamber | $30 Buy tickets