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Violin Fundamentals: Kreutzer
August 13 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Professor Keng Yuen Tseng will present an online lecture: “Violin Fundamentals: Kreutzer.” This webinar will be at 6-8 p.m. on 9/13. Please bring your violins and the book of Kreutzer.
A native of Taiwan, Keng-Yuen Tseng began studying the violin at the age of five and made his performance debut at the age of seven. In 1980, he was awarded a full scholarship at Manhattan School of Music where he studied with Erick Friedman. In 1990, Mr. Tseng received the award for best interpretation of a new composition at the Tchaikovsky International Competition in Moscow. Three years later, he triumphed at the 1993 Queen Elisabeth International Violin Competition in Belgium by winning the Silver Medal.
Mr. Tseng has performed in recital and as a concerto soloist throughout the United States, Europe, Central and South America, and the Far East. He travels to his native Taiwan and China several times each year, where he conducts master classes, seminars, and mentors a growing list of prize-winning students. In addition, Mr. Tseng serves as the Artistic Director of Phoenix Arts Management and is a recording artist under Dynamic and SYArts labels. A dedicated teacher, Mr. Tseng is a Violin Professor at the Peabody Institute of the Johns Hopkins University as well as Distinguished Visiting Professor at China Conservatory of Music in Beijing, China.