April 26, 2023

2023 WIU PIANO FESTIVAL GUEST RECITAL featuring Dr. Winston Choi, Roosevelt University
Time: 7:30 PM
Location: COFAC Recital Hall
Description: The 3pm Masterclass and 7:30pm Guest Recital are free and open for general public seating.


Sonata in G Major, K. 283 - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)
III. Presto
- Maddie MacGregor

Nocturne, Op. 33 - Samuel Barber (1910-1981)
- Paolo Gabriel Romero

Sarcasms, Op. 17 - Sergei Prokofiev (1891-1953)
I. Tempestoso
II. Allegro rubato
III. Allegro precipitato
- John Paul Mendoza


Piano Sonata in C Major, Op. 53 “Waldstein” - Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)
I. Allegro con brio
II. Introduzione. Adagio molto
III. Rondo: Allegretto moderato - Prestissimo

Piano Sonata, Op. 1 - Alban Berg (1885-1935)


Night Fantasies - Elliott Carter (1908-2012)

Gaspard de la nuit - Maurice Ravel (1875-1937)
I. Ondine
II. Le Gibet
III. Scarbo

Canadian pianist Winston Choi is Associate Professor of Piano and the Head of the Piano Program at Roosevelt University's Chicago College of Performing Arts. His professional career was launched when he was named Laureate of the 2003 Honens Piano Competition and winner of France’s Concours International de Piano 20e siècle d’Orléans in 2002. An inquisitive performer, his fresh approach to standard repertory, and masterful understanding, performance and commitment to works by living composers, make him one of today’s most dynamic young concert artists.

Related Web Site: WIU PIANO FESTIVAL 2023
Contact Information:
 Joanie Herbert
 Phone: 309-298-1843
 Email: JE-Herbert@wiu.edu
Source: School of Music

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