- SUBSCRIPTION CONCERTS
2018.11.25 (SUN) 05: 00 pm Victoria Hall (Geneva, Switzerland)
- 10-30 CHF
conductor- Thierry Fischer
piano- Sun-wook Kim
※ Artists, program, date and venue are subject to change.
About the Concert
Seoul Philharmonic Orchestra Europe Tour 2018 - Geneva, Switzerland
2018.11.25 (Sun) 17:00 Victoria Hall (Geneva, Switzerland)
Seoul Philharmonic Orchestra is scheduled to have 2018 Europe Tour from November 25th(Sun) to December 1st (Sat), in 3 European countries and in 5 different cities. Under the baton of SPO’s principal guest conductor, Thierry Fischer, it will perform Isang Yun ‘Muak’, B Beethoven, Piano Concerto No.5 “Emperor” / **Schumann, Piano Concerto (** Lucerne, Grenoble) and Berlioz, Symphonie Fantastique with Pianist SunWook Kim collaborating with the orchestra.
After four years Seoul Philharmonic has performed at London BBC Proms in August 2014, SPO is revisiting Europe, Geneva and Lucerne in Switzerland, Udine in Italy and Grenoble and Paris in France to perform. SPO is performing for the first time in all five cities, and especially for Switzerland and France, SPO is making its debut stages in the countries. Seoul Philharmonic Orchestra’s 2018 Europe Tour is sponsored by KIA Motors Corporation.
> Victoria Hall was constructed in 1890s and named after Queen Victoria when it was dedicated to the queen. The hall is also known as a Concert Hall-in-Residence of Orchestre de la Suisse Romande. Seoul Philharmonic Orchestra will initiate the tour in this one of the most representative concert halls in Switzerland.
Thierry Fischer, conductor
Sunwook Kim, piano
Isang Yun, Muak
Beethoven, Piano Concerto No.5 “Emperor”
Berlioz, Symphonie Fantastique
Swiss conductor Thierry Fischer has been Music Director of the Utah Symphony since 2009, recently extended to 2022. In April 2016 he took the orchestra to Carnegie Hall for the first time in 40 years, has instigated a major commissioning programme, and has recorded CDs of contemporary repertoire and Mahler symphonies. Recent gues...
London-based Sunwook Kim came to international recognition when he won the prestigious Leeds International Piano Competition in 2006, aged just 18, becoming the competition’s youngest winner for 40 years, as well as its first Asian winner. His performance of Brahms’s Concerto No.1 with the Hallé Orchestra and S...