Piano Recital by Stanley Wong — Le Jardin féerique
Stanley Wong – piano
Mozart – 9 Variations on a Minuet by Duport, K.573
Chopin – Scherzo no.4 in E major op.54
Polina Nazaykinskaya – Sparks (Estonian premiere)
Carol Worthey – Ice Cream Sweet (Estonian premiere)
Hong Kong pianist Stanley Wong will perform a sparkling and delightful program including the glowing jewels of Mozart’s late work “Duport Variations”, Chopin’s masterful Scherzo no.4 which known for its mercurial brilliance and whimsy. Wong will also give two Estonian premiere of contemporary classical works by Polina Nazaykinskaya and Carol Worthey. Polina’s symphonic “Sparks” explores the marvel of our universe and its infinite variety while Carol’s delicious “Ice Cream Sweet”, similar structure to Mussorgsky’s Pictures at An Exhibition, turning 8 flavors of ice cream into waltz, toccata, fugue, nocturne… making the suite a whole CELEBRATION of Ice Cream, Joy-bringer to Mankind!
Stanley is described as “With Poetic Soul, radiating love, warmth, strong and subtle emotion. The true artist of Keyboard.”, Stanley Wong is a versatile artist and internationally-known pianist. He has made a career championing new music and performing programs of adventurous and esoteric works. A true charismatic leader of music culture in Hong Kong and to the world in large, he is the founder of Sparkling Piano Concert series which specializing in promoting new music.