An international award winner both as a violinist and composer, Alice is the international first prizewinner for the 2nd Keuris Composition Competition and a multiple award recipient of the ASCAP Morton Gould Awards. She has performed as a violinist in solo and chamber recitals across America, Canada, Czech Republic, and China and have attended festivals such as Kneisel Hall, Sarasota Music Festival, Spoleto Festival USA, Banff Masterclasses for Strings and Winds, Toronto Summer Music Festival, St. Lawrence String Quartet Seminar, Heifetz Institute of Music and Colorado College Summer Music Festival, among others. She earned a Master of Music degree from Rice University's Shepherd School of Music under the tutelage of Cho-Liang Lin, and a Bachelor's degree and minor in composition from the Cleveland Institute of Music with David Updegraff. She is currently a Doctorate of Musical Arts candidate at the University of Toronto studying with Toronto Symphony concertmaster Jonathan Crow.
Alice won third prize and the audience award at the Lands End Composition Competition for her piece, Sepia. Thank you to Lands End Ensemble for their beautiful performance of the work!
April 7, 2018
ALICE HONG: DMA Recital III
MON, APR 9 at 7:30 PM
Vaughan Williams: Lark Ascending
Schumann: Sonata No. 1 in A minor
Ponce arr. Heifetz: Estrellita
Gershwin arr. Heifetz: It Ain't Necessarily So
Ravel: Sonata No. 2 "Blues"
KJEL ERICKSON: The Sea is Awash with Roses
SAT, APR 12 at 8:00 PM
Mazzoleni Concert Hall, Royal Conservatory of Music
Finzi: By Footpath and Stile
LINCOLN CENTER STAGE: Alaska Cruises
MAY 1 - SEPT 1
Holland America Line, Nieuw Amsterdam
Nightly performances of traditional chamber music and specially commissioned works for piano quintet and other smaller ensemble arrangements on Holland America's Signature-class Nieuw Amsterdam while traveling the world
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