Harrison School for the Arts Piano Concert
Nov 7, 2019
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Harrison School for the Arts piano department will be presenting their Fall Piano concert, "30 years Remembered," on November 7, 2019 at 7:00 p.m.
Students have been hard at work preparing a program of solo and ensemble literature which will prove to be an exciting evening. To help celebrate Harrison School for the Arts 30th anniversary, two former piano students will be returning to perform in our second half.
Andy Liu, a 2002 graduate, is a native of Taipei, Taiwan, who moved to Lakeland at the age of twelve and studied under the tutelage of the late Robert MacDonald. He has become a sought after soloist, performing throughout the country in concert halls, museums, universities, libraries and private salons. Other recent engagements have taken Mr. Liu abroad, including recitals at the Eslite Performance Hall as well as the prestigious National Taichung Theater in Taiwan. Mr. Liu received his B.M. and M.M. in Piano Performance from the Manhattan School of Music. He currently resides in New York City where he is the Music Director of Kings Chapel, faculty at the Brooklyn Music House while also maintaining a private studio.
Jaret Landon Williams, a 2004 graduate, is a composer and vocal arranger for theater, television, and film. Recent theater credits include The Black Clown, Lincoln Center, American Repertory Theater; Crowns, McCarter Theatre Center, Long Wharf Theatre; The Christians, Steppenwolf Theatre, Baltimore Center Stage; Born for This: The BeBe Winans Story, Los Angeles; Music Director: Tyler the Creator, NPR Tiny Desk Concert. In addition to composing music and lyrics for two upcoming Broadway productions (The Pursuit of Happyness and All Star: The Best Broadway Musical) Mr. Landon is currently building an arts center in his hometown of Fort Meade, Florida, to honor his mother, who passed away in 2017 after a valiant battle with cancer.