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    Pianist Meng-Chieh Liu plays Schubert Sonatas

    Presented by at NEC's Jordan Hall

    April 13, 2013

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    Pianist Meng-Chieh Liu plays Schubert Sonatas

    A recipient of the Avery Fisher Career Grant, Meng-Chieh Liu made headlines in 1993 when he substituted André Watts at last minute's notice. The concert made him an over-night celebrity, followed by widely praised performances. However, a life-threatening illness interrupted his career. Doctors announced his chance of playing piano again would be “absolutely impossible.” With determination and years of treatment, Liu made a...

    A recipient of the Avery Fisher Career Grant, Meng-Chieh Liu made headlines in 1993 when he substituted André Watts at last minute's notice. The concert made him an over-night celebrity, followed by widely praised performances. However, a life-threatening illness interrupted his career. Doctors announced his chance of playing piano again would be “absolutely impossible.” With determination and years of treatment, Liu made a glorious come back with added maturity, and was awarded with many top honors. The Philadelphia Weekly called him “an extraordinarily complete musician.” Free student tickets available online.


    NEC's Jordan Hall

    30 Gainsborough Street
    Boston, MA 02115

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    Admission Info:

    $50: VIP Reserved Seats, $30: open seating at non-VIP section, $15: student open seating at non-VIP section
    100 free student tickets (age 14 and up) available at http://www.chineseperformingarts.net/specials/20130413/index.htm
    Rush tickets $10 for students and senior, available 6:30 pm on concert day at Jordan Hall Box Office only, 617-585-1260



    Phone: 617-585-1260, 781-259-8195


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