Angelo Xiang Yu and Feng Niu

Saturday, Jun 5, 2021 at 7:30pm

Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
280 The Fenway
Boston, MA 02115

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PROGRAM

Video of the entire performance will be on YouTube 

Beethoven :

Violin Sonata No. 3 in E-flat Major, Op. 12

 Mozart :

Violin Sonata No. 32 in B-flat Major, K. 454

intermission

 Mozart :

Violin Sonata No. 18 in G Major, K 301

Beethoven :
Violin Sonata No. 5 in F Major, Op. 24 "Spring"
Details:

Tickets:

FREE with Reservation

Donation Appreciated

Children under 6 not admitted

Reservation starts in May 2021 when seating capacity is known

Angelo Xiang Yu, violinist

Recipient of both a 2019 Avery Fisher Career Grant and a 2019 Lincoln Center Emerging Artist Award, as well as First Prize in the 2010 Yehudi Menuhin International Violin Competition. He has won consistent critical acclaim and enthusiastic audience response worldwide for his astonishing technique and exceptional musical maturity.

Mr. Yu joined the faculty at the New England Conservatory Preparatory in 2015, and also a guest faculty at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. In the summer of 2020, he became the newest member of the Shanghai Quartet. He is an artist in residence at John J. Cali School of Music and at Montclair State University, and a resident faculty member at The Tianjin Juilliard School as well.
He performs on the 1715 "Joachim" Stradivarius violin, generously on loan from the Nippon Music Foundation.

Feng Niu, pianist

Ms. Niu is a candidate of Doctor of Musical Arts degree at New England Conservatory. She is a staff pianist at NEC working with renowned artists such as Miriam Fried, Soovin Kim, Paula Robison, Donald Weilerstein, Paul Katz, Kim Kashkashian, and Laurence Lesser. She has been a staff pianist at Bowdoin International Music Festival since 2018. Ms. Niu is a long-term partner with flutist virtuoso Annie Wu, who is the winner of Astral Artists' 2015 Auditions as well as the First Prize winner of the 2016 James Pappoutsakis Flute Competition.

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