ANNA CHIARA D'ASCOLI
Conservatory of Music, Salerno
Conservatory of Music, U Giordano, Fuggia
CHING-YUEH (ANDREW) CHEN, Collaborative Pianist
A native of Taiwan, Andrew Chen graduated from Oberlin Conservatory, University of Houston, and American Conservatory at Fontainebleau, France, with degrees in piano performance. Recent highlights include performing on Classical KING FM 98.1’s NW Focus Live and serving as a collaborative pianist on the faculty at Duxbury Music Festival. Andrew holds candidacy for the Doctor of Musical Arts degree at the University of Washington where he also served as a Teaching Associate. Andrew was fortunate to study with Monique Duphil, Nancy Weems, and Craig Sheppard. For more information please visit https://www.facebook.com/pianistandrewchen
South Shore Conservatory
Stephen Deitz began his piano studies at the age of six, studying with Levin Houston and Evelyn Swarthout Hayes of Washington, D.C. He studied with Adele Marcus and Oxana Yablonskaya, both of the Juilliard School, and completed his M.M. at the Shepherd School of Music, Rice University, as a student of John Perry. Although beginning his doctoral studies with Nelita True at the University of Maryland, College Park, he interrupted them after being named Artist-in-Residence at the Dunbarton School of Music in Bermuda. He subsequently resumed doctoral studies at the Manhattan School of Music where he studied with Solomon Mikowski, Constance Keene, and Jeffrey Cohen.
SERGIO DE LOS COBOS
Geneva University of Music, Geneva
REGINA YUNG, Collaborative Pianist
South Shore Conservatory
A native of Hong Kong, Regina Yung has performed as a soloist, collaborative pianist, and chamber musician in numerous venues throughout Hong Kong, the United Kingdom, and the United States. Her performances have been broadcast on radio and television on RTHK in Hong Kong, GLR Classical Radio in London, WQXR Radio and WNBC television in New York. She was also interviewed and reviewed by a number of major publications, including The South China Morning Post of Hong Kong, The Times and The Evening Standard of London, and the String Magazine in the United States.
As a teacher, Ms. Yung has taught at the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts, Oberlin College Conservatory, the Manhattan School of Music and its Summer Music Camp. She was also on the piano faculty of the Amadeus and Concordia Conservatories and an adjunct faculty member at the Concordia College in Bronxville, New York.
Regina Yung graduated from the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts and received a Performance Certificate from the Guildhall School of Music and Drama in London. She obtained her Bachelor of Music degree from Oberlin College Conservatory, and her Master of Music and Doctor of Musical Arts degrees from Manhattan School of Music.
Ms. Yung is a member of the Piano Faculty of South Shore Conservatory.