Date and Time: Friday, February 23, 7:30 pm
Venue: UVM Recital Hall
Address: 384 South Prospect Street, Burlington, VT 05405
Tickets: $40 Adult | $10 Student
Pre-show Talk with Artist in Hall, 6:30 pm
Yekwon Sunwoo earned his B.M. at the Curtis Institute of Music, his M.M. at The Juilliard School, and currently studies under Bernd Goetzke in Hannover. Mr. Sunwoo won first prizes at the 2015 International German Piano Award, the 2014 Vendome Prize, the 2013 Sendai International Music Competition, and the 2012 William Kapell International Piano Competition. He has performed with the Juilliard Orchestra, Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, Houston Symphony Orchestra, and National Orchestra of Belgium, and has given recitals at Carnegie Hall, Tokyo’s Hamarikyu Asahi Hall, London’s Wigmore Hall, Radio France and Salle Cortot in Paris, and Seoul’s Kumho Art Hall. He has been featured on WQXR’s McGraw-Hill Young Artists Showcase, and has performed for the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center and on the Bay Chamber Concerts. He will perform Four Impromptus, D. 935, Op. 142 by Schubert; “Ramble on the last Love-duet” from Richard Strauss’ Der Rosenklavier by Percy Grainger; Sonata No. 2 in F-sharp minor, Op. 2 by Brahms; and Hungarian Rhapsody No. 12 in C-sharp minor by Liszt.