Thursday, February 22, 2018

Pianist JongSun Woo performs Bach, Beethoven, Chopin, Ravel, Sat., Mar. 10, 5pm. Free admission. Donations welcome

Please join us for an afternoon of sublime music performed by pianist JongSun Woo. At the age of 17, this already-accomplished young artist made her debut at London's Wigmore Hall, and has performed widely across the UK. Currently in her second year of Advanced Performance Studies at Bard College Conservatory of Music, she is a student of Peter Serkin. Reserve at rhoveninc@gmail.com.

Program
                                  
                                          Bach                  Prelude and Fugue in F major, Book 2 BWV 880
                                          Beethoven         Piano Sonata in E major, Op 109
                                          Chopin               Ballade no 4 in f minor, Op 52
                                          Ravel                Jeux d’eau 

There will be no intermission during this program.


Bio:
JongSun Woo is currently in her second year of Advanced Performance Studies at Bard College Conservatory, studying with Peter Serkin. Since her debut at London's Wigmore Hall at the age of 17, she has performed widely across the UK in venues such as, Purcell Room Southbank Centre, St. John's Smith Square, St. Martin-in-the Fields, West Road Concert Hall and has appeared as a soloist with various London orchestras.

JongSun started her studies with Patsy Toh at Royal Academy of Music Junior Department in London. At the age of 16, she was awarded UK government scholarship to study at the Purcell School for Young Musicians. She then went on to continue her studies at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama in London, from where she graduated with First Class Honours in 2014. She has also received guidance from Ferenc Rados and Rita Wagner at Prussia Cove International Musicians' Seminar 2015 & 2016, Richard Goode, Krysia Osostowicz, Susan Tomes, Richard Lester and Robert Levin among others. 

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