Win to see piano recital
Talented pianist Cherry Ngan will perform at The Plaza in Putaruru on November 30 at 7pm.
Cherry first started learning piano at the age of five achieved her second diploma in music at 16.
In 2006, at the age of 12, she gained the highest mark in New Zealand for her grade eight piano exam.
Cherry’s chamber music group was also chosen to compete in the National Chamber Music Finals twice.
In recent years, Cherry has won many notable competitions such as The Lions Club of Te Awamutu Recital Class, the Te Awamutu Mozart Piano Recital, the Tauranga Major Pianoforte Recital Class, the Norah Howells Recital Award; as well as the North Shore Piano Concerto Competition.
Last year Cherry was awarded the title of Most Promising Pianist in the New Zealand Young Performer of the Year Awards.
Cherry performed as a soloist with the Trust Waikato Symphony Orchestra and she also performed with the Aotea Youth Orchestra earlier this year.
The 17 year old recently graduated from Hillcrest High School.
She studies the piano with tutor Katherine Austin.
Cherry Ngan will perform in Putaruru this month.