Join musician Stephanie Chen as she demonstrates how to play the guzheng, a traditional Chinese stringed instrument with over 2000 years of history.
Stephanie Chen is a music major and scholarship student at Southern Oregon University. She studies piano with Dr. Alexander Tutunov, who is an internationally known piano professor. Stephanie began her study of guzheng (Chinese zither) and piano with Dr. Jiyu Yang of the Wisdom Arts Academy at a very young age, and later studied with Barbara Parker, a retired concert pianist in Portland.
Stephanie has received several awards from competitions with the Oregon Music Teacher Association. She won 2nd place in the Monday Musical Club of Portland which supports outstanding young musicians for the encouragement of their study of music. Stephanie was also the winner of the Brookings Young Artists Competition at Southern Oregon University for two years in a row.
Lan Su Chinese Garden offers infinite paths to discovery, whether you are a visitor simply taking in the beauty of the garden for the first time or a member who comes back day after day to sip tea in the teahouse. One visit just isn’t enough to take in the depth and abundance of experiences. Lan Su is ever-changing—by the minute, by the hour, and with the seasons. Learn more and plan your visit today.
239 Northwest Everett Street, Portland, Oregon 97209
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Lan Su Chinese Garden
220 NW 2nd Avenue, Suite 1050, Portland, Oregon 97209
Members, donors and visitors help keep Lan Su healthy and growing. Lan Su is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization and all donations and memberships are tax deductible. Lan Su’s Federal Tax ID number (EIN) is 93-1296840.