Monday 20 September 2021 7:30PM

Esther Yoo violin; Yekwon Sunwoo piano

Beethoven, Debussy, Kreisler and Strauss


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Slight Change of Programme
The programme for this concert has been amended from previously advertised and will now be as listed below:


  • Esther Yoo violin
  • Yekwon Sunwoo piano

At an early age the young American violinist won success in several international competitions before taking part between 2014 and 2016 in the BBC Radio 3 New Generation Artist scheme. Here she is partnered by a South Korean pianist who has achieved similar prominence, notably with a gold medal at the Van Cliburn Competition in 2017. Their programme runs from Viennese classics to Richard Strauss, and includes a couple of rarely heard transcriptions.

  • Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)
      • Violin Sonata No. 7 in C minor Op. 30 No. 2
  • Claude Debussy (1862-1918)
      • Violin Sonata in G minor
  • Interval
  • Fritz Kreisler (1875-1962)
      • Recitativo und Scherzo-Caprice Op. 6
  • Richard Strauss (1864-1949)
      • Morgen Op. 27 No. 4
        • (arranged by Max Reger)
      • Ständchen Op. 17 No. 2
        • (arranged by Walter Gieseking)
      • Violin Sonata in E flat Op. 18

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