The San Diego Sound Project: Two Pianos, Four Hands

Saturday, February 19, 2022 @ 7:00 PM (Pacific)
  • Museum Members receive a 10% ticket discount

Event Details

Dr. Ching-Ming Cheng from CSU San Marcos, and Dr. Janet Kao from Chapman University partner to present a festive Two Pianos, Four Hands concert on two Steinway Grand Pianos. 

Program selections include the dazzling “Carmen Fantasy for Two Pianos” based on themes by George Bizet, the haunting “Danse Macabre” by Camille Saint-Saens, “Sonata for Two Pianos in D major” by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, and “Three Waltzes for Two Pianos.” Arranged by Greg Anderson, “Three Waltzes for Two Pianos” is a medley of fairyland waltzes made famous in Disney Films.

Dr. Cheng and Dr. Kao are longtime friends since high school. Come join them on this musical journey built upon friendship and virtuosity.  

The San Diego Sound Project

This concert series highlights emerging groups or artists within the San Diego region. The project is supported by an advisory committee that includes GRAMMY Award winning producer and UCSD faculty member Kamau Kenyatta, CSUSM Professor and Center ARTES Executive Director Dr. Merryl Goldberg, Grossmont College Music Department Chair Derek Cannon, Emmy Award-winning composer and MiraCosta College faculty member Christy Coobatis, and Connections Chamber Music Series Co-Founder Bridget Dolkas.

The San Diego Sound Project has been made possible in part by The Conrad Prebys Foundation.

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 The Museum's live stream capabilities were enhanced thanks to a grant from the City of Carlsbad's Cultural Arts Office.

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The Museum has updated its COVID-19 safety protocols for all concerts taking place at the Museum of Making Music. Effective immediately, concert attendees will need to do one of the following:

  • Vaccinated patrons will need to present proof of full COVID-19 vaccination, OR...
  • Unvaccinated patrons will need to present a negative COVID-19 test taken within 72-hours prior to the event.

What you need to know:

  • To expedite entry to the venue, vaccine proof or negative test results can be emailed in advance to
  • Proof of vaccination can be presented via vaccine card, photo of card, or Digital COVID-19 Vaccination Record from
  • If presenting documentation at the door, please bring a matching photo ID.
  • Wearing a mask in the building is required for all concert attendees regardless of vaccination status.
  • All concert attendees will also be asked to sign a COVID-19 liability waiver upon arrival.