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Eastman at Carnegie Hall
Featuring Wenjie Lu, Piano

Wednesday, October 21
8:00 PM
Carnegie Hall
Weill Recital Hall
154 W 57th Street
New York, New York

Lowry Award Recipient and pianist Wenjie Lu (MM ’15) will present a concert of works by Haydn, Tan Dun, Ravel and Liszt at Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall. 

At the age of fifteen, Mr. Lu made his concerto debut in Guangzhou, performing the Yellow River Concerto with the Youth Orchestra. In 2009, he received the Global Ambassador scholarship to study at Capital University in Columbus, Ohio, under the tutelage of Dr. Tianshu Wang. His many honors include the Keller Award for Outstanding Freshman, the Karen Jeanne Forster Keyboard Award, and the Presser Foundation Award for Outstanding Junior.  He has performed the Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 1 with the Cap/Bexley Symphony Orchestra in 2011 and received high acclaims.  He was the state winner of MTNA Young Artist Piano Competition in 2011 and won the first prize at the OMTA/ Graves Young Artist Piano Competition in 2013.

Tickets for Lu’s performance are $30. Eastman alumni and friends receive 50% off by using promotional code ESM22313. Tickets can be purchased online or over the phone by calling 212.247.7800. For further information and to purchase tickets, please visit the Carnegie Hall website

Sponsored by the George D. and Frieda B. Abraham Foundation.


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