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Thursdays @ Three: Orli Shaham; Lifia Teguh

May 16, 2024: Host Christa Wessel welcomes pianist Orli Shaham, presented by the Vancouver Symphony, and pianist Lifia Teguh.

Hear an exclusive preview of VSO and Orli Shaham’s upcoming concert, including music by Haydn and Mozart. Plus, Lifia Teguh will share some of her original compositions.

Listen to this episode featuring Orli Shaham and Lifia Teguh until May 30, 2024.


Hailed as “a first-rate Mozartean” by Chicago Tribune, Orli Shaham has established an international reputation as one of today’s most gifted pianists.

Orli Shaham has performed with many of the major orchestras around the world, and has appeared on stages from Carnegie Hall to the Sydney Opera House. She is Artistic Director of Pacific Symphony’s chamber series, Artist-in-Residence at Vancouver Symphony USA and Artistic Director of the interactive children’s concert series, Orli Shaham’s Bach Yard.

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This season the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra celebrates 45 years of providing symphonic music to the community. Its success is due to the talent and commitment of the early conductors and musicians who provided its foundation. Visit for more.

Lifia Teguh is an Indonesian-born pianist, composer, and arranger whose passion is to make music that touches hearts and changes lives.

As a classically trained pianist, she has performed in the USA, Europe, and Asia both as a soloist and as part of the renowned summer festival Music Fest Perugia, G. Lettimi Conservatory International Master Classes, and Warsaw Piano Workshop. Lifia is also a recipient of the Monday Musical Club Scholarship in Portland, a grand-finalist of Petri Scholarship Competition, and has received awards in regional and national piano competitions in her country, Indonesia. Her piano quartet score, Liber Dangdut, was performed in College Music Society & American Musicological Society Pacific NW Conference. Ms. Teguh won PSU Concerto Competition with the Ravel’s Piano Concerto in G Major and will perform her own piano concerto with the PSU Orchestra in 2023.

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