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Ziyu Shen, Viola

Coastal Carolina University will host a recital by violist Ziyu Shen as she performs traditional and contemporary music for viola and piano, accompanied by Daniel Francis, CCU teaching associate in the Department of Music. At 14, Shen won the Johansen International Competition for Young String Players in D.C., and the next year she won the Chamber Music Competition in Morningside Bridge Chamber Music Festival in Canada. She has performed internationally in various countries such as Germany, Japan, Taiwan, England, and Australia. Francis is the pianist for the Carolina Master Chorale and the Long Bay Symphony. The recital will take place November 14 at 7:30 p.m. in the Edwards Recital Hall. Admission is $17; discounts available. Presented by the Thomas W. and Robin W. Edwards College of Humanities and Fine Arts.