CALENDAR OF EVENTS
Pacific Symphony featuring Chee-Yun Kim
Time: 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Soka Performing Arts Center
Soka Performing Arts Center presents
Sundays at Soka with Pacific Symphony: Favorite Violin Concertos
Chee-Yun Kim, Violin
Sunday, January 18, 2015 at 3 p.m.
The second concert in our series devoted to the great violin concertos.
Violinist Chee-Yun's flawless technique, dazzling tone and compelling artistry have enraptured audiences on five continents. Charming, charismatic and deeply passionate about her art, Chee-Yun continues to carve a unique place for herself in the ever-evolving world of classical music.
Chee-Yun performs regularly with the world's foremost orchestras, including the Philadelphia Orchestra, the London Philharmonic, and the Toronto, Houston, Seattle, Pittsburgh and National symphony orchestras. Additionally, she has appeared with the Atlanta Symphony, and the St. Paul Chamber Orchestra, and has performed with such distinguished conductors as Hans Graf, James DePriest, Jesus Lopez-Cobos, Michael Tilson Thomas, Jaap van Zweden, Krzysztof Penderecki, Neeme Järvi, Pinchas Zukerman, Manfred Honeck, Giancarlo Guerrero and Carlos Kalmar. Her orchestral highlights include a concert with the Seoul Philharmonic conducted by Myung-Whun Chung that was broadcast on national network television, a benefit for UNESCO with the Orchestra of St. Lukes at Avery Fisher Hall, and her tours of the United States with the San Francisco Symphony (Michael Tilson Thomas conducting), and Japan with the NHK Symphony. Recent orchestral engagements include her return to the Dallas Symphony, and performances with the Mobile Symphony, the Pasadena Symphony, and the Orquesta Sinfonia Nacional. Upcoming highlights will feature Chee-Yun performing with the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra, the Pensacola Symphony, and the Colorado Symphony.
- Bruch - Concerto No. 1 in G Minor for Violin & Orchestra, Op. 26
- Schubert - Symphony No. 5 in B-flat Major, D. 485
Tickets: $49.00/$39.00 Students and Seniors (62+)
This event is part of the Symphony Series. Save $ on multiple events, click link for details.
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