TEDxHunterCCS - Serina & Alison Chang - Gemini Shortcake Duo Presents Art of Piano Duo November 27, 2011
The Gemini Shortcake Duo Presents the Art of Piano Duo.
Serina Chang, ES '09 HS '15, & Alison Chang, HS '12, began playing together when Alison was seven and Serina was four.
In 2008, the sisters established the Gemini Shortcake Duo (GSD), primarily focusing on duo piano repertoire. Since then, the GSD has rocked many concert halls and computer screens with major works by Mozart, Mendelssohn, Copland, Shostakovich, Bernstein and Milhaud. Alison and Serina received the Grand Prize in the Chicago Duo Piano Festival
Competition and 3rd prize in the Queens Symphony Orchestra Concerto Competition. The girls also appeared as guest
artists in the Queens Symphony Orchestra's Holidays Around the World Concerts. Their engaging stage personalities have inspired many fellow teens to take a greater interest in classical music. Their YouTube channel, featuring both their solo and duo performances, has attracted over 675,000 views.
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