On the Rise

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Wednesday, February 23, 2011

Violinist Hye-Jin Kim and pianist Amy J. Yang are on the rise: they debut at Weill Recital Hall in Carnegie Hall on March 8. Hear an exclusive sneak preview of their program on this week's episode.

The violin magazine The Strad described one of Kim’s performance as  “…supremely musical playing, well-thought out, yet of the moment.”  She is a 2009 winner of the Concert Artists Guild violin competition.

Harris Goldsmith of The New York Concert Review  wrote of pianist Amy J. Yang:  "a magnificent artist and poet: everything she touches turns to gold--a Midas touch for tone and music.”  A multi-award winner in her own right, Yang career had taken her to concert halls all over the US and Europe. 

Program Details

Hye-Jin Kim, violin; Amy J. Yang, piano 

Schumann - Sonata No. 2 in D minor Op. 121
I. Ziemlich Langsam

Stravinsky - Divertimento for Violin and Piano from The Fairy's Kiss
I. Sinfonia
II. Danses Suisses

Sibelius - Five Pieces for Violin and Piano Op. 81
I. Mazurka
II. Rondino
III. Waltz 

Schumann  - Fantasy in C Major, Op. 17 (1836)
I. Durchaus fantastisch und leidenschaftlich vorzutragen

Guests:

Hye-Jin Kim and Amy J. Yang

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