Karen Kan-Walsh and Julian Kwok, duo-pianists

Saturday, April 1, 2023 at 7:30pm CDT

Galvin Recital Hall

Coordinator of keyboard skills and non-major piano at the Bienen School, Karen Kan-Walsh (’05 DMus) has given performances in Russia and China, as well as throughout the Chicago and Ann Arbor areas. An active member of the Illinois State Music Teachers Association, she also served as a reviewer for Clavier magazine. Guest collaborative pianist Julian Kwok (’03 DMus) maintains a private voice studio in New York and holds certificates in vocal and clarinet performance as well as diplomas in piano performance from the Royal Schools of Music, London. 

W. A. Mozart (arr. Edvard Grieg), Sonata in C Major, K. 545 for Two Pianos 
Dmitri Shostakovich, Concertino for Two Pianos in A Minor, Op. 94 
Arthur Benjamin, Jamaican Rumba for two pianos 
Arthur Benjamin, From San Domingo for two pianos 
Arthur Benjamin, Caribbean Dance on Two Jamaican Folk Songs for two pianos 
Reynaldo Hahn, Pièce en forme d’aria et bergerie for two pianos 
Sergei Rachmaninoff, Suite No. 2, Op. 17 

Tickets are $8 for the general public and $5 for students with valid ID.

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Mary B. Galvin Recital Hall


70 Arts Circle Drive
Evanston, IL 60208
United States

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Located in the Ryan Center for the Musical Arts, this 400-seat hall features a 40-foot glass wall offering views of Lake Michigan and the Chicago skyline. Undulating walls of Forest Stewardship Council–certified wood, covered with a thin layer of African moabi wood, provide optimal acoustics, and the hall is equipped with state-of-the-art sound and video equipment for recording.