More Salon de Virtuosi and YCA Winners

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Wednesday, January 13, 2016

Violinist Sean Lee, pictured right, received the David & Goldie Blanksteen Grant at Salon de Virtuosi. (Salon de Virtuosi)

Tune in at 9 pm on Wednesday for performances from both the Young Concert Artist’s invitational recital and the Salon de Virtuosi Scholarship gala concert. From Salon de Virtuosi, we’ll hear violinist Sean Lee play Paganini, Puccini, and Mozart. And from the Young Concert Artist’s recital, two keyboard talents: Korean pianist Dasol Kim performing Schumann and Israeli pianist Tomer Gewirtzman performing Chopin and Liszt.

Program playlist:

Schumann: Arabesque in C Major, Op. 18
— Dasol Kim, piano

Paganini: Caprice No. 20, Op. 1
Paganini: Caprice No. 16, Op. 1
Paganini: Caprice No. 24, Op. 1
— Sean Lee, violin

Mozart: “Madamina” from Don Giovanni
Puccini: The Coat Aria from La Boheme
Boito: Mefistofele
Gounod: “Mephisto” from Faust
— Gabor Bretz, basso with the Hungarian National Opera

Chopin: Barcarolle in F-sharp minor, Op. 60
— Tomer Gewirtzman, piano

Liszt: Transcendental Étude No. 5 in B-flat:  “Feux Follets”
— Tomer Gewirtzman, piano

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