Introducing to the stage... SUNNY CHENG

Emerging Artists Series

Wednesday, 14th November 2012 - 7.30pm

Sunny Cheng

PROGRAMME:

Scriabin – Deux Morceaux Op. 57
No.1 Désir
No.2 Caresse Dansée

Schubert – Sonata in A Minor Op. 42 D 845
I Moderato
II Andante, Poco Mosso
III Scherzo – Allegro Vivace, Trio – Un Poco Più Lento
IV Rondo – Allegro Vivace

Chopin – Nocturn in Bb Minor Op.9 No.1

Brahms – Fantasien Op.116
No.1 Capriccio
No.2 Intermezzo
No.3 Capriccio
No.4 Intermezzo
No.5 Intermezzo
No.6 Intermezzo
No.7 Capriccio

Ravel – Jeux d’eau

BIOGRAPHY:
Sunny Cheng was born in Beijing, China in 1991. She began piano lessons at the age of 9, and was forced to stop learning at the age of 12 due to demanding academic requirements. In 2007 Sunny came to New Zealand with a strong desire to return to the piano. At the age of 16, she started studying under Judith Clark. She began her Performance degree in 2010 at NZSM, studying under Diedre Irons. She currently studies with Jian Liu.