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Tim Fain, violin and Pei-Yao Wang, piano

Friday, November 01, 2013 - 8:00 PM

American Philosophical Society

Benjamin Franklin Hall
427 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106

  • O'Connor: Caprice No. 6

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BolcomGraceful Ghost Rag
DanielpourRiver of Light
Puts: Arches
ZimmerliThe Light Guitar
Wylie: Wistful Piece
Puts: Aria
Glass: Knee Play 2 from Einstein on the Beach


This concert features a free pre-concert tour of the American Philosophical Society Museum. For more information click here.

Tim Fain, violin

With his adventuresome spirit and vast musical gifts, violinist Tim Fain has emerged as a mesmerizing new presence on the music scene. The “charismatic young violinist with a matinee idol profile, strong musical instincts, and first rate chops” (Boston Globe) was most recently seen on screen and heard on the soundtrack of the film Black Swan  and heard as.

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Pei-Yao Wang, piano

Pei-Yao Wang

Born in Taipei, Taiwan, Pei-Yao Wang was the youngest pianist ever to receive the overall First Prize in the Taiwan National Piano Competition, at the age of eight. Four years later, she was invited to study at The Curtis Institute of Music, where she worked with Seymour Lipkin and Institute Director Gary Graffman. She then.

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American Philosophical Society

Address: Benjamin Franklin Hall
427 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106

  Benjamin Franklin Hall is a 375 seat auditorium offering plaza level and balcony seating.  All concerts at this venue are general admission seating.  Doors open 30 minutes prior to the performance. There are many historic elements to the building.  Designed in the Italianate style, it features a visually striking white marble façade and an impressive collection of…more info