- SUBSCRIPTION CONCERTS
2017.03.24 (FRI) 07: 30 pm the Chamber Hall, Sejong Center
30,000원(R), 20,000원(S), 10,000원(A)
conductor - Pascal Rophe
piano - YooKyoung Suck
sorprano - Yun Kyoung Yi
※ Artists, program, date and venue are subject to change.
About the Concert
ARS NOVA I –CHAMBER CONCERT: IN MEMORIAM ISANG YUN AND PIERRE BOULEZ
March 24 – 7:30PM, Friday / Sejong Chamber Hall
Pascal Rophé, conductor
Yookyoung Suck, piano
Yun Kyoung Yi, soprano
※ The program order has been changed.
Boulez, Douze Notations pour Piano
Boulez-Schöllhorn, Douze Notations pour Ensemble (Asian premiere)
Schöllhorn, La Trèizieme for Ensemble
Yie Eun Chun, Urban Symphony (World Premiere, commissioned by Seoul Philharmonic Orchestra)
Isang Yun, Pièce Concertante
Stravinsky, Trois Poésies de la Lyrique Japonaise
Ravel, Trois Poèmes de Stéphane Mallarmé
* Please be aware that there will be a Pre-Concert Lecture by Unsuk Chin starts 50 minutes prior to the concert (free for all ticketholders).
“I was born in Korea and project that culture, but I developed musically in Europe” said Isang Yun. “I don't need to organize or separate elements of the cultures. I am a unity”. No matter how original the sounds they create, all composers have their personal roots, and leave a unique legacy. In Yun’s centenary year, we celebrate his music alongside a new work by Yie Eun Chun – and commemorate the death in 2016 of the great French modernist Pierre Boulez, with music by two composers who shaped him: Stravinsky and Ravel. Pianist Yookyoung Suck plays twelve of Boulez’s exquisite Notations before Pascal Rophé conducts the same pieces, arranged for ensemble: a masterclass in imagination and colour.
An innovative and passionate musician, Pascal Rophé is one of France’s most sought after conductors. He is currently Music Director of the Orchestre National des Pays de la Loire, a position he has held since the 2014-15 season. Although known as one of the foremost exponents of the 20th century repertoire and invited regularly b...
sorpranoYun Kyoung Yi