Sandra Wright Shen
Steinway artist Sandra Shen has appeared at the Kennedy Center in Washington D.C., the Chicago Cultural Center, the Frankfurt Cultural Center in Germany, the Forbidden City Concert Hall in Beijing, and the Taiwan National Concert Hall. She has collaborated with the Alban Berg Quartet, Jörg Demus, and Grant Johannessen, and has toured throughout Asia with cellist Nina Kotova and performed chamber concerts in Taiwan with Vesselin Paraschkevov, former Concertmaster of the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra.
Shen won first prizes in the 2012 International Piano Competition of France, 1997 Hilton Head International Piano Competition, and the Mieczyslaw Munz Piano Competition. She has recorded three CDs, including her debut recording of Rachmaninoff's 3rd Piano Concerto. Shen received her BM and MM in Piano Performance from the Peabody Conservatory, under Ann Schein. She previously taught at Southern Illinois University. http://www.sandrashen.com