CSUSM Faculty Artist Piano Concert, Mar. 27

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Media Contact: Margaret Lutz | mlutz@csusm.edu

CSUSM Assistant Professor of Music Ching-Ming Chang

Dr. Ching-Ming Cheng, assistant professor of music at Cal State San Marcos, will perform a solo piano concert on Thursday, Mar. 27 at 7 p.m. in the CSUSM Performance Hall.

Ching-Ming Cheng, music professor in the Visual and Performing Arts Department at California State University San Marcos, will present a solo piano recital on Thursday, Mar. 27 at 7 p.m. in the Performance Hall. Featuring pieces inspired by paintings, including work by Mussorgsky, Rachmaninoff, Messiaen and Debussy, Cheng’s concert will be a musical and visual delight. Tickets are $5 for CSUSM students, staff and faculty, other students, seniors and active duty military and veterans, and $10 for the general public.

A dedicated performer and educator, Cheng is an active and internationally renowned pianist, who has an enthusiastic heart for sharing her profession with others. She is a winner of numerous music competitions, including the latest 2013 International Keyboard Odyssiad & Festival piano competition. Dr. Cheng joined CSUSM in fall 2011 as an assistant professor of music, teaching piano and music theory.

What: CSUSM faculty artist concert with pianist Ching-Ming Cheng, associate professor of music.

When: Thursday, Mar. 27, 2014 from 7 to 9 p.m.

Where: California State University San Marcos, 333 South Twin Oaks Valley Road, San Marcos, Arts Building, Performance Hall

Tickets: Tickets are $5 for CSUSM students, staff and faculty, other students, seniors and active duty military and veterans, and $10 for the general public. Purchase tickets online or at the door.

Directions and Parking
CSUSM is located at 333 S. Twin Oaks Valley Road in San Marcos. For more information or directions to the campus, visit www.csusm.edu/guide. Recommended parking for the piano concert is in Parking Structure One. For those without a CSUSM parking permit, parking will be $4 for a two hour permit.

About California State University San Marcos
California State University San Marcos combines the ambiance of a mid-sized, personal, modern campus with the unequaled value of the California State University. Since its founding in 1989, the campus has distinguished itself. Students benefit from the latest facilities and equipment, a superb faculty that enjoys teaching, and a rigorous academic program that prepares students for a successful life in and out of the workplace. A recent survey reported that our annual spending in the region was $161 million, generating a total impact of $307 million on the regional economy. 85 percent of CSUSM’s alumni stay in the region. CSU San Marcos is located on a 304-acre hillside overlooking the city of San Marcos. It is fifteen miles east of the ocean; just thirty miles north of downtown San Diego.