Inmo Yang Violin Recital
De Anza Visual and Performing Arts Center (VPAC)
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Inmo Yang is coming to San Francisco Bay Area for his Bay Area debut recital presented by KAMSA. The Recital will be held at De Anza Visual and Performing Arts Center on Oct. 25, 2019 at 8pm.
- PROGRAM -
E. Grieg - Violin Sonata No. 2 in G major
J. Brahms - Violin Sonata No. 2 in A major
S. Prokofiev - Five Melodies
N. Milstein - Paganiniana for Solo Violin
Saint Saens/Ysaye - Caprice in the Form of Waltz
Korean violinist Inmo Yang has been hailed by the Boston Globe for his seamless technique and a tender warmth of tone, combined with "an ability to project an engaging sense of inner sincerity through his playing. In March 2015, he won the 54th International Violin Competition Premio Paganini in Genoa, Italy, marking the first time since 2006 that the Paganini Competition jury awarded First Prize. He also garnered the following special prizes: youngest finalist, best performance of the contemporary original piece, and performance most appreciated by the audience, confirming The Violin Channels praise of Inmo as one of the new generations most talented young string virtuosi.
Inmo has since performed with many prestigious orchestras and renowned recital venues worldwide including his recent Carnegie Hall recital debut at Weill Recital Hall, a concerto engagement with the Danish National Symphony conducted by Fabio Luisi, and a special recital in Genoa using Paganinis own Guarneri Del Gesu violin.
In 2018, Inmo performed with Orchestre Nationale de France in Rolle and Geneva, as part of the orchestras tour in Switzerland. Inmo was also invited to Paris in January of 2019 to perform Saint-Saens third violin concerto with the orchestra at the Radio-France auditorium. In Korea, Inmo was the Kumho Art Hall artist-in-residence for the 2018 season. As part of the residency, Inmo gave a performance of Niccolo Paganinis 24 caprices, which was recorded live and released under the Deutsche Grammophone label in November 2018.
- Pianist Sahun Hong -
Praised as an artist already of enormous prowess (Verbier Festival Newsletter) with lots of clarity, confidence, and wisdom (New York Concert Review), pianist Sahun Hong brings his colorful style and riveting energy to the solo, chamber, and concerto stage.
Hong was most recently the winner of the 2017 Vendome Prize at Verbier, and also received Second Prize at the 2017 International Beethoven Competition Vienna. He was a finalist in the 2017 American Pianists Awards.
- KAMSA(Korean-American Music Supporters' Association) -
KAMSA is a not-for-profit organization based in the San Francisco Bay Area. Established in 1989, its purpose is to promote the careers of young musicians. Support comes from contributions by members and the community at large. A dedicated volunteer Board of Directors guides and serves the organization. We are dedicated to enhancing the lives of residents in our community through cultural exchanges between Korea and the U.S. Educating Korean-American youth has always been our mission and music will be the enduring medium.
||De Anza Visual and Performing Arts Center (VPAC)|
21250 Stevens Creek Blvd.
Cupertino, CA 95014
|Start: ||Friday Oct 25, 2019 8:00 PM|
|End: ||Friday Oct 25, 2019 10:00 PM|
|Minimum Age: 7|
|Kid Friendly: No|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|