I-Hao
CHENG

Taiwan 19 ans

Prix

  • concurrent

Biographie

Studied At : Royal conservatory of Music Toronto (prof. Victor Danchenko & Barry Shiffman), Curtis Institute (prof. Ida Kavafian)

3 Key Dates :

2004 : Made his Soloist debut at the Zhongli Arts Hall

2013 : Performed his 1st solo recital in the US (Howard Henson recital hall, Eastman School of Music)

2013 : Won 1st prize at the Summit Festival - concerto competition

 

 

Competition program

 

Qualifying Auditions :

J. S Bach  (1685-1750) : Sonata for violin No. 2 in in A minor  BWV 1003

• E. Ysaÿe  (1858-1931) : Sonata No. 2 for solo violin in A minor "Jacques Thibaud" op. 27

• W. Mozart (1756-1791): Violin concerto No. 1 in B flat major K. 207  (with cadenza) - Allegro moderato

 

Semi -finals :

• C. Debussy (1862-1918) : Sonata for violin and piano in G minor (1917)

• G.P Telemann (1681-1767) : fantasia for solo violin No. 10 in D major  TWV 40:23

• R. Schumann (1810-1856) : Fantasia for violin in C major op. 131

• N. Paganini (1782-1840) : caprices for solo violin No. 5 in A minor and No. 9 in E major op. 1

• B. Bartok (1881-1945) : Sonata for solo violin Sz. 117 - Presto

 

Final Audition :

• S. Prokofiev (1891-1953) : Sonata for violin and piano No. 2 in D major op. 94

• L. Beethoven (1770-1827) : Sonata for violin and piano N°3  in E flat major op. 12

• C. Pépin (1990)  Autumn Rhythm for violin and piano (Commissioned by the Long-Thibaud Fondation)  (2018)

 •F. Schubert (1797-1828) : Trio for violin, cello and piano n° 1 in B flat op. 99 - Andante un pocco mosso

• D. Milhaud (1892-1974) : Le Boeuf sur le toit for violin and piano (with Honegger's cadenza)

 

Concerto Final :

Choice list A

  F. Mendelssohn (1809-1847) : Concerto for violin and orchestra in E minor op. 64

Choice list B

 P. Tchaïkovski (1840-1893) Concerto for violin and orchestra in D major op. 35

 

• J. Haydn (1732-1809) : Concerto for violin No.1 in C major  – Adagio