Music on Mondays: Hyeri Choi, violin | Hsiang Tu, piano
Born in Busan, Korea, Hyeri Choi is Assistant Professor of Violin at Idaho State University, where she coordinates the string program, teaches violin, viola, and related academic courses, and directs the string division of the ISU Summer Institute for Piano and Strings. Choi is a passionate orchestra, solo, and chamber musician.
Hsiang Tu is Assistant Professor of Piano at Virginia Tech. Born in Taipei, Taiwan, he debuted in New York at Alice Tully Hall in Lincoln Center as the winner of The Juilliard School Concerto Competition and has performed in venues all over the world, including the Museum of Modern Art in New York, Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity, National Museum Cardiff, and National Recital Hall in Taipei.