Musical son returns

A former Campbell River student returns to present a solo piano concert June 8

Kevin Ngo, a former Campbell River student, returns to present a solo piano concert June 8.

Born in Calgary, Ngo began to play piano at the age of 3.  His family moved to Campbell River and he attended Ecoles des deux mondes, Phoenix Middle School and CARIHI. Ngo sang in the school choir as well as Campbell River Children’s Choir and has participated in and won awards in music festivals in Campbell River, Courtenay, Nanaimo and Victoria. Ngo studied piano locally with the late Frances Keen, Kay Wilson and Cindy Taylor, theory with Sandy Havelaar as well as piano with Linda Stobbe in Victoria.

Currently, he is studying in the Masters of Music program at Texas Tech University with Dr. William Westney.  This evening concert will feature an exciting performance of solo piano including the music of Schubert, Debussy, Scarlatti and Prokofiev. The concert will take place at the United Church. Saturday June 8 at 7:30 p.m. Admission is by donation.