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Junghwa Lee plays Ravel and Faure at St Martin-in-the-Fields

News of an upcoming lunchtime recital of French piano music on 12 September at St Martin’s, Trafalgar Square.

Lunchtime Concert
1:00pm – Monday 12 September 2011
Junghwa Lee

Pianist Junghwa Lee, a native of Korea, performs actively in solo recitals, chamber concerts and lecture recitals, and has frequently appeared in concerto performances as a soloist, including those with the Korean Symphony Orchestra, Salina Symphony Orchestra and Greeley Philharmonic Orchestra among others.

Lee has presented solo performances in Korea, Holland, France, England, Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, Thailand, Taiwan, China, Canada and the United States. Not to mention a debut recital at Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall in New York, and appearances at the Dame Myra Hess Memorial Concert Series in Chicago and the Arts Center Concert Series at National Chiao Tung University in Taiwan.

Winner of many competitions in Korea, she also received the prestigious Performer’s Certificate from the Eastman School of Music, along with the Liberace Foundation Scholarship for Performing/Creative Artists. As an active collaborator as well as soloist, she received the Excellence in Accompanying Award from the Eastman School of Music.

Lee received her Bachelor of Music and Master of Music degrees from Seoul National University and her Doctor of Musical Arts degree from the Eastman School of Music. She currently serves on the music faculty of Southern Illinois University Carbondale in the United States.

Gabriel Fauré – Nocturne No. 1 in E-flat minor, Op. 33, No. 1
Gabriel Fauré – Nocturne No. 6 in D-flat Major, Op. 63
Maurice Ravel – Le tombeau de Couperin

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