Honolulu, HI / 169

Wednesday, November 14, 2007  |  Hawaii Theater  |  Presented by Hawaii Public Radio


This week, from the Hawaii Theater in Honolulu, a teenage pianist from Honolulu plays Prokofiev, the Hawaii Youth Opera Chorus sings a Chinese folk song, and a young tuba player who’s gone to extremes in his orchestra while awaiting his next entrance, plays Schumann.

Performers and repertoire:

Violinist Asia Doike, Jack Kent Cooke Young Artist, 17, from Honolulu, HI performs Mozart’s Sonata in E minor, K.304

16-year-old pianist Irwin Jiang from Honolulu, HI plays Toccata in D minor, Op.11 by Sergei Prokofiev.

Tuba player Ibanda Ruhumbika, 17, from Athens, GA performs the Allegro from Adagio & Allegro, Op.70 by Robert Schumann

18-year-old oboist Melissa Hooper from Portland, TX performs the Solo de Concert No.2, Op.74 by Stanislas Verroust

The Hawai’i Youth Opera Chorus, directed by Nola Nāhulu peforms Chinese folk song, “Tai Yang Chu Lai La.”

Performers & Repertoire

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  • Monday, July 21, 2008
  • Monday, January 7, 2008

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