Award winning pianist Aristo Sham performs works by Bach (arr. Hess), Mozart, and Liszt.
On the program:
Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring (3’)
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685 – 1750)
Arr. Myra Hess (1890 – 1965)
Piano Sonata No. 15 in F Major, K. 533/494 (18’)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756 – 1791)
Après une Lecture de Dante: Fantasia quasi Sonata (15’)
Franz Liszt (1811 – 1886)
FROM THE ARTIST'S WEBSITE
Aristo Sham, born in Hong Kong, was first introduced to the piano at the age of three, and joined the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts at the age of six under the tutelage of Professor Eleanor Wong. He was a student at Harrow School in the UK, where he worked with Professor Colin Stone, and is currently pursuing BA/MMus degrees as a joint programme at Harvard University and New England Conservatory, studying with Professor Victor Rosenbaum.
Aristo has given recitals on four continents in countries ranging from Singapore and the USA to Sl