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Sunday, January 10, 2:00pm DC Time/19:00 London Time
Livestream on Youtube

The Arts Club of Washington and The Keyboard Trust present
Pianist George Fu

The Arts Club of Washington and London's Keyboard Trust are pleased to present the brilliant Chinese-American pianist George Fu. The concert will be streamed live from the 12th century St. Mary's Perivale Church in London.

The Program

J.S. Bach/Sergei Rachmaninov - Gavotte from Violin Partita No. 3 by J.S. Bach
George Xiaoyuan Fu - Transformation on Gigue from Violin Partita No. 2 by J. S. Bach (2020, world premiere)
Franz Schubert - Sonata in C minor, D. 958
Sergei Rachmaninov - Selections from Études-tableaux Op. 39
No. 3 in F# minor
No. 5 in Eb minor
No. 8 in D minor
No. 9 in D major

Chinese-American pianist George Xiaoyuan Fu is establishing a reputation as a captivating performer with distinctive intelligence and sensitivity.  He has performed as a piano soloist with the National Symphony Orchestra, Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, North Carolina Symphony, Tanglewood Music Center Orchestra, and the Curtis Symphony Orchestra, and collaborated with conductors Michael Tilson Thomas, Stefan Asbury, Kensho Watanabe, Vinay Parameswaran, and Jonathan Berman. He has appeared at the Kennedy Center, Carnegie Hall, Wigmore Hall, and Seiji Ozawa Hall at Tanglewood.  He has been heard  on BBC Radio 3, National Public Radio, and On Stage At Curtis Institute.

George Fu has been selected by London’s Keyboard Trust for their artist development program. The Keyboard Trust celebrates their 30th anniversary in 2021, and supports the most gifted young pianists on stages in London, New York, Mexico, Berlin, Rome, Washington, DC, and other music capitals. The Trust has presented more than 250 international pianists, historic-keyboard players, and organists in nearly 1000 concerts. With such notable musicians as Evgeny Kissin, Alfred Brendel, and the late Claudio Abbado among its trustees, this formula has proved its worth. www.keyboardtrust.org