Mi-Sa Yang

Mi-Sa Yang was born in South Korea and grew up in Japan. She studied at the Paris Conservatory under Jean-Jacques Kantorow and Olivier Charlier. Having completed her studies as a soloist, she began to study chamber music at the Conservatory. She has been successful in many European competitions and came first in the Yehudi Menuhin International Competition for Young Violinists in 2000 and third in the Sendai International Music Competition in 2001. She first played as soloist when she was 12 and afterwards performed with the Suk Chamber Orchestra, London Mozart Players, Sendai Philharmonic Orchestra, the Tokyo and Kyoto Symphony Orchestras, and the Osaka Philharmonic. Yang has also appeared as a chamber musician at several festivals in Europe and Asia. She is a member of Trio Les Esprits and the Ardeo String Quartet with whom she has performed at major concert venues in Europe.

Programme

20. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.15

Edward Elgar (1857—1934):

Salut d'amour, Op. 12 for violin and piano (1888)

Thu
13.7.

28. Kuhmo Arts Centre 15.15

Gustav Mahler (1860—1911):

Das Lied von der Erde (1908-09, arr. for chamber orchestra by A. Schönberg)

Sat
15.7.

29. Kontio School 17.15

Ludwig van Beethoven (1770—1827):

Septet in E flat, Op. 20 (1799)

Sat
15.7.

33. Kuhmo Arts Centre 15.15

Sergey Prokofiev (1891—1953):

Quintet in G minor, Op. 39 for oboe, clarinet, violin, viola and double bass (1924)

Sun
16.7.

38. Kuhmo Arts Centre 15.15

Johannes Brahms (1833—1897):

Violin Sonata No. 1 in G, Op. 78 "Regenlied Sonata" (1878-79)

Mon
17.7.

44. Kuhmo Arts Centre 18.15

Manuel de Falla (1876—1946):

Danse espagnole No. 1 from La vida breve (1904, arr. for violin and piano by Fritz Kreisler, 1926)

Tue
18.7.

53. Kontio School 15.15

J.S. Bach (1685—1750):

Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 in G, BWV 1048 (1721, 2nd movement by Jukka Tiensuu)

Thu
20.7.

61. Kuhmo Arts Centre 21.15

Richard Strauss (1864—1949):

Rosenkavalier Walzer (1910, arr. for violin and piano by Váša Příhoda)

Fri
21.7.