A total of 10 teams of 15 artists will perform as ensembles on Aug. 15 at the Lotte Concert Hall. The 15 featured soloists include pianists Kim Sun-wook, Sunwoo Ye-kwon, Lim Dong-hyek, cellists Mun Tae-guk and Isang Enders, violinists Kim Suyoen, Kim Bom-sori and Soprano Hwang Su-mi. Seven artists from Novus Quartet and Club M will also perform.
|Pianist Kim Sun-wook (Credia)|
Violinist Kim will also kick off the second session of the concert with Franck’s Violin Sonata in A Major, with pianist Sunwoo Ye-kwon. Pianist Kim Sun-wook and cellist Enders will perform Debussy’s Cello Sonata and the cello version of Schumann’s “Fantasiestucke,” which comprises three short “Fantasy Pieces” originally written for the piano and clarinet.
|Pianist Sunwoo Ye-kwon (Credia)|
Performing at the last session of the concert are Korea’s three pianists of international acclaim. Pianists Sunwoo Ye-kwon and Lim Dong-hyek will introduce two-piano edition of Rachmaninoff’s last composition completed in 1940, “Symphonic Dances.” The two pianists will also perform Lutoslawski’s variations on a theme by Paganini for two pianos.
|Pianist Lim Dong-hyek|
Tickets for each session cost 35,000 won.