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  • Ellicott City doctor finds keys to success as Van Cliburn amateur piano champ

    Ellicott City doctor finds keys to success as Van Cliburn amateur piano champ
    In the living room of his Ellicott City home, Christopher Shih sits with his legs curled beneath him on a beige leather love seat. Relaxed in a pair of shorts and a T-shirt, he speaks humbly of his accomplishments as an amateur pianist.
  • Pacifica concert is the Candlelight prescription

    Pacifica concert is the Candlelight prescription
    Classical music is said to soothe the soul, but can it calm an upset stomach? Ellicott City resident Dr. Christopher Shih, a gastroenterologist who plays a little piano on the side, is likely to make listeners feel better when he appears as a guest artist...

    Blockbusters from the BSO

    It is possible to quibble with the idea of cramming three blockbuster works into a single program, but the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra carries it off. Ravel's "Bolero," that brilliant study in rhythmic and melodic reiteration, not to mention crescendo,...

    Bach Festival Society to host pianist Olga Kern

     
    Russian pianist Olga Kern,  who in 2001 became the first woman in more than 30 years to win a Gold Medal at the Van Cliburn International Piano Competition— will give a solo recital with the Bach Festival Society of Winter Park this Friday. Kern...

    Cliburn amateur piano winners include doctors and a retired database programmer

     
    Winners announced for Cliburn amateur piano competition