|Soul Live Project will host a classical piano concert titled “Reflections of a Moment” featuring New Zealand pianist Jason Bae tonight. — Photo courtesy of the organiser|
HCM CITY —The Soul Live Project will host a classical piano concert “Reflections of a Moment” featuring New Zealand pianist Jason Bae tonight.
The 26-year-old pianist will play compositions by Chopin, Ravel and Rachmaninoff.
Bae began studying piano when he was five, and had his debut concerto with Auckland Symphony Orchestra at the age of 12.
He received his Master of Arts in piano performance at the Royal Academy of Music in London in 2015. In 2012, he was the first New Zealander to become a Young Steinway Artist. He was named a Steinway Artist last year.
Bae won the New Zealand Young Performer of the Year in 2008, and has won top prizes at some of the most prestigious competitions, such as Bradshaw & Buono International Piano Competition in New York and the Lev Vlassenko International Piano Competition in Brisbane.
He has performed at prestigious halls, including Carnegie Hall in New York, Steinway Hall in London, and Steinway Piano Gallery in Helsinki.
The concert will begin at 7:30pm at Soul Convention Complex, 214-216 Pasteur Street, in District 3. Tickets are VNĐ275,000. — VNS