Percy Liang: Piano Recital

Date: 
Sat, 04/26/2014 - 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Location: 
CCRMA Stage
Event Type: 
Concert
CCRMA is proud to present an afternoon of classical piano music by Scarlatti, Beethoven, Chopin, and Scriabin performed by assistant professor of computer science, Percy Liang.

Program:

Scarlatti: Sonatas K. 444 & K. 455
Beethoven: Sonata Op. 110
Chopin: Ballade No. 4
Scriabin: Sonata No. 5
Percy Liang is an assistant professor in the Stanford computer science department, where he conducts research in machine learning and natural language processing.  Percy started studying piano at the age of eight, earned a minor in music from MIT, and has participated in various chamber music groups, music festivals, and competitions.  In 2008, he won the over-21 division of KDFC's Classical Star Search.  He has also performed with the MIT Symphony (2004) after winning the MIT Concerto Competition and the Phoenix Symphony (2000) after winning the Phoenix Young Musicians Competition.  He currently studies piano with Haggai Niv.
FREE
Open to the Public
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