Duo So Jin Kim & Sae-Nal Lea Kim - Schubert, Ravel, Strauss, Saint-Saens
Freitag, 26.10.2018, 19:30 Uhr
So Jin Kim - Violine
Sae-Nal Lea Kim - Klavier
Sonata for Violin and Piano in A major, Op.162. D.574 "Grand Duo"
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Sonata for Violin and Piano in E-flat major, Op.18
Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso
Violinist So Jin Kim has been hailed by critics and audiences alike for her musical lyricism, technical brilliance, and lush tone. Following her successful solo debut with the Juilliard Orchestra in Lincoln Center's Alice Tully Hall in 2006, she has performed throughout North America, Europe and Asia in halls such as the Carnegie Hall in New York, Vienna's Musikverein Golden Hall, KKL Luzern in Switzerland, Seoul Arts Center in Korea, and the Philharmonie in Berlin. She has appeared as a soloist with ensembles such as the Czech Radio Symphony Orchestra, St. Petersburg State Symphony Orchestra, I Musici de Montreal, Seoul Chamber Ensemble, and the Budapest Symphony Orchestra.
As an active chamber musician, Ms. Kim has been invited to perform in Festival dei Due Mondi in Italy, Kissinger Sommer in Germany, MoMA Summergarden Concert Series, La Jolla Summerfest, and Sangat Chamber Music Festival in India, collaborating with artists such as Cho Liang Lin, Jean-Yves Thibaudet, Lynn Harrell, and Roberto Diaz. In 2016 she founded Yeosu International Music Festival & Ensemble in her birth city of Yeosu, South Korea, for which she serves as the artistic director.
At the age of 24, Ms. Kim was appointed as a concertmaster of the Lucerne Symphony Orchestra in Switzerland, where she played until 2013, and has been a guest concertmaster with Bern Symphony Orchestra, Munich Chamber Orchestra, Stuttgart Radio Symphony Orchestra SWR, and the Munich Radio Orchestra.
Born in Yeosu, South Korea and Ms. Kim spent her childhood and educational years in America. She was accepted to the Juilliard School at the age of 16 to the Bachelor of Music Degree Program, and has received both Bachelor and Master of Music Degree at The Juilliard School with Cho-Liang Lin and Naoko Tanaka. She has also worked with Hyo Kang and Donald Weilerstein. In May 2016, she received a Doctor of Musical Arts Degree from Rice University’s Shepherd School of Music, and has also worked with Krzysztof Wegrzyn at Hochschule für Musik, Theater und Medien Hannover as part of the prestigious Solo Klasse program. In 2014 she joined the faculty of Hochschule für Musik, Theater und Medien Hannover.
Her Debut CD “The Grand Duo” recorded in Leipzig Gewandhaus was released worldwide in 2018 under Genuin Classics.