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Virtuoso Piano

Jian Liu

Virtuoso Piano – Jian Liu
Sunday 25 September at 2.00pm
Turner Centre, Kerikeri
Tickets: Full $44, Concession $35
Duration: 60 minutes

Caroline and Dave say: We recently watched Jian wow a crowd with his amazing virtuosity in a concerto then reduce them to rapt silence with a beautifully soft solo prelude.

Proudly supported by Kerikeri International Piano

Internationally celebrated concert pianist, Dr. Jian Liu, who has performed throughout Europe, Asia, and North America, performs a virtuoso solo programme, including popular works by Beethoven and Liszt.


Jian Liu’s artistry has taken him to Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center, and Steinway Hall in New York, and as a featured soloist with the NZSO, Symphony Orchestra of National Philharmonic Society of Ukraine, the China National Symphony Orchestra, and the Phoenix Symphony Orchestra.


Head of Piano Studies at Victoria University, Wellington, Jian will also present a free masterclass at 10.00am, Saturday 24 September, Turner Centre, Kerikeri.

Jian will be conducting a master class on Saturday 24 September. If you are interested in participating or would like more information, please email us at armstrongs@upsurgefestival.co.nz 


Liu exhibits a fine sensitivity to the nuances of phrasing and brilliance in the high trills. His performance of all the works was exquisite. Otago Daily Times