Pianist Rachel Cheung is hailed as “a poet, but also a dramatist”. She won over audiences and critics alike as a finalist at the 2017 Van Cliburn International Piano Competition.
Rachel Cheung plays Chopin, Schubert/Liszt and Ravel
Pianist Rachel Cheung plays a program of Chopin, Schubert/Liszt and Ravel. Chopin: Preludes No. 7 – 16, op. 28 Schubert/Liszt: Auf dem Wasser zu singen, S. 558/2 Ravel: Une barque sur l'océan Ravel: Alborada del gracioso Venue kindly provided by Tom Lee Music, Hong Kong Young Steinway Artist and Cliburn finalist Rachel Cheung was an early crowd favourite in the 2017 Van Cliburn International Piano Competition, earning the audience award for “outstandingly lyrical” playing that showed “nobility in her interpretation” (Fort Worth Star-Telegram). In 2016, she was awarded the special prize at the New York Concert Artists Worldwide Debut Audition, which included a Carnegie Hall debut in 2018. Also a prize winner in the 2009 Leeds, 2010 Chopin, and 2012 Geneva International Piano Competitions. Ms. Cheung has collaborated with the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra, Verbier Festival Chamber Orchestra, London Chamber Orchestra, St Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra, Beethoven Orchestra Bonn, the Orchestra de chambre de Paris, Jerusalem Symphony Orchestra, the Hallé Orchestra, the Sydney Symphony and was on concert tour with the Asian Youth Orchestra. She has performed recitals at the Auditorium du Lourve in Paris, London’s Steinway Hall, the Richmond Hill Center for Performing Arts in Toronto, the Robert Schumann Saal in Düsseldorf, and the Elbphilharmonie in Hamburg, among others.