Pianist Wong Yun-Qi and Soprano Cheryl Lee Peixin will be presenting a free recital at NAFA's Lee Foundation Theatre on 20 August, 7.30pm antitled Tell Me The Truth About Love. Proud graduates of NAFA, they have since moved on to study in Germany and Austria. They will be presenting a programme of songs by Richard Strauss, Arnold Schoenberg, Gustav Mahler, Benjamin Britten and William Bolcom. Here's more information: about them:
Cheryl Lee Peixin studied under Martin Klietmann, Joseph Breinl and Robert Heimann in Graz, Austria. She has performed as a soloist with Ornamentum Wien, chamber ensemble of the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, and given several premieres of works by local composer, Americ Goh. She sang in the world premiere of Dmitri Kourliandski´s opera Asteroid 62 at the contemporary music festival Musikprotokoll des Steirischen Herbstes.
Wong Yun-Qi completed her Masters Program in Hannover, Germany under the tutelage of Jan Philip Schulze, Martin Brauß and Zvi Meniker. She is currently based in Hannover as a lied accompanist and collaborative pianist. Highlights of this season include performing at the Schleswig-Holstein Musik Festival.
More information at http://truthaboutlove1508.eventbrite.sg.