Saturday, September 21, 2019 – 2:30 pm
Nikki Chooi, violin
Timothy Chooi, violin
Angela Cheng, piano
“an afternoon of glorious chamber music”
Nikki Chooi is an artist of rare versatility, with critics praising his passionate and poetic performances. Described as “vigorous, colorful” by The New York Times, he has received critical acclaim as soloist and chamber musician.
Timothy Chooi won the 2018 Joseph Joachim International Violin Competition, and the ‘Prix Yves Paternot’ of the 2018 Verbier Festival Academy as ‘Most Outstanding Young Musician.” He performs worldwide with renowned orchestras and chamber ensembles.
Consistently praised for her brilliant technique, tonal beauty, and superb musicianship, Angela Cheng is one of Canada’s national treasures. A Gold Medalist of the Arthur Rubinstein International Piano Masters Competition, she was the first Canadian to win the prestigious Montreal International Piano Competition.
Presented in collaboration with The Vancouver Recital Society
Nikki Chooi: Simon Darby
Timothy Chooi: Ryan Brandenberg
Angela Cheng: Lisa Kohler