TROY – The Drawing Room Chamber Concert series will begin a new season of chamber music by presenting the Jackson Leung Piano Studio students on Tuesday, Oct. 29 at 7:30 p.m. This distinguished piano studio will present prize-winning students from around the world as well as two outstanding local students, Jackson Riffle of Pleasant Hill and Jacob Motz of West Milton. Other young pianists include Jeremy Mack, Yizhe Lin, Mary Schulze, Kimmie Hong, Mayuka Mizuno, Yiran He, Nolan Meister, Chester Tam, David Lao and Emily Au. The selections showcased will include Scriabin’s “Prelude in A minor”, “Souvenir d’Italie” by Saints-Saëns, Rachmanioff’s “Prelude in B-flat” as well as Chopin, Debussy, Brahms, Liszt and Schumann.
The piano studio concept was initiated in 1989 by husband and wife team Benita Tse-Leung and Jackson Leung in affiliation with Wright State University as a commitment to inspire and instill the highest quality of musical learning.
The Drawing Room Concert Series is hosted by Steven Aldredge of Wright State University. This series offers a unique opportunity to experience professional chamber music in an intimate listening room. The concerts take place on the last Tuesday of most months in the school year at 7:30 p.m. and are free and open to the public with a reception afterward. No tickets or reservations are needed.