Monica Chew

Oakland pianist seeking to illuminate and entertain.


Tender and Strange

Listen now to Monica Chew's debut album of Bartok's Studies, Janacek's In the Mists, Messiaen's Le Baiser, Takemitsu's Rain Tree Sketches, and Scriabin's Sonata no. 4:

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"Monica Chew is a gifted player with an affinity for deeply sensitive expression.... [She plays] with impeccable timing and musicality." - The Wholenote, June-August 2018

"The two Takemitsu pieces Rain Tree Sketch and Rain Tree Sketch II are wonderfully delicate, like tissue." - International Piano, July/August 2018

Monica Chew

What's next?

Friday, May 3, 8:30pm
Mountain Trails by Nicholas Denton-Protsack with soprano Ashlyn Herd
San Francisco Conservatory of Music
50 Oak St, San Francisco
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Friday, May 17, 2019, 4pm
all night, all day by Ruby Fulton with Sarah Cahill, Regina Myers and Riley Nicholson
Old First Church
1751 Sacramento St, San Francisco

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