Wong Doe Performs and Teaches Piano in New Zealand

Posted on 5/30/2019 1:56:08 PM

Professor of piano at IUP, Henry Wong Doe traveled to Auckland, New Zealand, in May 2019 to perform for Auckland Grammar School’s 150th anniversary celebration.

Henry Wong Doe with piano master class studentsWong Doe is an alumnus of Auckland Grammar School (high school) and performed on two evenings: May 21 and May 23. He performed solo works by Liszt, Rachmaninoff, and Ginastera, a movement of Edvard Grieg’s Concerto in A minor with the Symphony Orchestra, and “Paper Cut” by David Hamilton with the  Concert Band. All ensemble performances were conducted by Director of Performance Music Chris Adams.

Wong Doe also taught a master class to five piano students on May 23 (pictured). During the class, the students performed works by Chopin, Haydn, Beethoven, and J.S. Bach.

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