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Program for Patrick Galvin & Jennifer Hou

Friday, May 6, 2022 at 8 pm

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Patrick Galvin, violin
Jennifer Hou, piano


Jean Sibelius (1865–1957)

Frédéric Chopin (1810–1849) arr. Milstein
Nocturne in C-sharp minor

Ernest Chausson (1855–1899)


Coleridge-Taylor Perkinson (1932–2004)
Louisiana Blues Strut (A Cakewalk) 

Johann Paul von Westhoff (1656–1705)
Imitatione delle Campane

Arvo Pärt (b. 1935)

About the musicians

Patrick Galvin was born in San Francisco and made his solo debut at age 11 with the Oakland East Bay Symphony. Patrick studied at the Peabody Conservatory in Baltimore the Prayner Konservatorium in Vienna, and at the San Francisco Conservatory of Music. Patrick performs regularly throughout the United States and abroad, most often in solo appearances and with the pianist Jung-eun Kim.

He recently recorded his first album, which will be available soon as a vinyl LP. You can find more information about the album at

Jennifer Hou is a twenty-five year old Australian pianist. Originally from Sydney, she is now undertaking a Masters of Music at the San Francisco Conservatory of Music. Her interests lie in the French impressionist period, Russian Romantic repertoire, as well as contemporary works.

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