Young musicians to showcase their talents in Wonder Child concert
Some of Richmond’s young and emerging musical talents will be featured in a concert at Richmond Chinese Baptist Church next Saturday.
The Wonder Child Showcase Concert, March 9 at 6:30 p.m., is organized by Richmond’s Vitta Piano Studio to showcase the talents of gifted children under age 10.
This year’s concert features eight piano students, ages six to nine, who already boast numerous music awards. The performers are Rheanne Kuo, 6, Eddy Qin, 6, Matthieu Foresi, 7, Carolyn Yu, 8, Weihao Wang, 8, Angela Zhu, 8, Ariel Wang, 9, and Julie Wu, 9.
They’ll perform music by Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven, Grieg, Chopin and Glinka.
On April 20 two of the performers—Ariel Wang and Julie Wu—will head to New York to perform at Carnegie Hall as part of the International Young Musicians Festival.
Richmond Chinese Baptist Church is located at 10311 Albion Rd. Tickets are $5, available at the door.