PSPA Presents - A Message from Lee Kett Chuan
Hailed by the Boston Arts Review "elegant and breathtaking" playing, Kett Chuan is a full-scholarship alumni of The Boston Conservatory and Longy School of Music where he studied with Rhonda Rider, Mihail Jojatu, and the late Bernard Greenhouse.
He was selected by legendary conductor Lorin Maazel to participate the Castleton Music Festival last year. Lee played the principal chair in music festivals such as the Napa Festival Del Sole, National Orchestral Institute and Asian Youth Orchestra. As an active performer, he performs regularly with Boston String Quartet, Symphony Nova, Atlantic Symphony; engages in musical productions with Lyric Stage Company, The Company Theatre, Trinity Repertory Theater; appeared as a soloist with Waltham Philharmonic and played recitals in Japan, Korea and Malaysia.
In addition to performing, Kett serves as an adjunct faculty at Dean College, and has recently been invited to adjudicate competition in Duxbury Music Festival and Malaysian Youth Orchestra Festival (MYOF).
A Night of Musical Kaleidoscope
Entering its 9th year and renowned for its innovative concert programming and versatility, the PSPA International Ensemble continues to provide the highest artistic excellence to the local audience, gathers the most gifted and professional musicians from around the world to the beautiful towns in Malaysia, i.e. Ipoh, Penang and Kuala Lumpur to partake in a unique and intensive chamber music making.
What entices these exceptional artists is a wonderful arena of discovery and an opportunity to achieve artistic and humanistic excellence.
The ensemble provides music of all eras by taking the audience on a diverse journey. And at the end of the journey, they will realise that the possibility with traditional classical ensemble is infinite.
From Bach to Yiruma! This year ensemble will be music from Vivaldi’s all time favourite, The Four Seasons violin concerto; Bach’s famous Air on G String & Brandenburg Concerto; the heart-warming Yiruma’s River Flows Into You; the exotic Bizet’s Carmen Fantasy and many more!
We will also feature the super clarinet soloist Mr. Andrew Simon, well-known for his flawless fingers-flying techniques and beautiful tone that will give you all an unforgettable musical journey!
The ensemble will also extend its mission on intensive education and outreach programs benefiting local community and younger generation, such as “Meet the Musicians” sessions and workshops involving students from various schools – to provide harmony for ALL.
So, let’s enjoy “A Night of Musical Kaleidoscope” with various popular tunes and the versatility of PSPA International Ensemble.
Ipoh Concert Date : 15th August 2015, Saturday Times : 8.00pm Venue : Tenby Schools Ipoh Auditorium
Ticket Prices :
(i) Category 1 seats (85 seats) @ RM150 (ii) Category 2 seats (110 seats) @ RM80 (iii) Category 3 seats (95 seats) @ RM40
*Early bird promotion (buy ticket before 30th June 2015) 20% discount
*Student 40% (early bird) / 30% discount
*Senior Citizen aged 60 years and above 30% (early bird) / 20% discount *Buy online from PSPA store will get a further 10% discount.
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Tickets can be obtained from PSPA online store and PSPA office. Call Witzi at : 012-5088818 PSPA at : 05-2427814
or visit our PSPA Store www.ipohcity.com/pspa for more details.