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?

Sunday, March 17
Toru Takemitsu, Rain Tree Sketches
Hot Air Music Festival
San Francisco Conservatory of Music
50 Oak St, San Francisco
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Sunday, March 31, 2019, 4pm
SF Munich Trio
Cathedral of St Mary's of the Assumption
1111 Gough St, San Francisco

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