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Kowoon Yang at the Wigmore

The second Wigmore debut by a young Korean artist this week:

jkwflyer1First prize-winner in the Max Rostal International violin competition in Berlin in 1998 and winner of major prizes in a number of international competitions, Kowoon Yang (양고운) has performed as soloist with orchestras throughout Europe, including the Moscow Philharmonic and the Beijing Central Orchestra. She is a leading recitalist, and amongst her recordings, her CD of Ysaÿe Sonatas on Sony received critical acclaim.

One of the most sought after accompanists today, Olga Sitkovetsky has performed in some of the world’s most prestigious venues.

Friday 3 April 2009 – 7:30 PM

Yang KoWoonKowoon Yang violin
Olga Sitkovetsky piano

Mozart Violin Sonata in A K. 305
Schubert Duo Sonata in A D. 574
Ravel Violin Sonata
Fauré Violin Sonata No. 1 in A Op. 13


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