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CB Music Festval: Paul Huang & Danbi Um (Chamber Music)
July 1, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Two of the world’s best violinists, Paul Huang and Danbi Um, partner with brilliant pianist Amy Yang to dazzle with their astounding virtuosity and musical sensitivity.
Paul Huang + Danbi Um, violins
Amy Yang, piano
Location: Center for the Arts
Louis Spohr / Duo Concertante No.2, Op.67
Moritz Moszkowski / Suite for Two Violins and Piano Op.71
Erich Wolfgang Korngold / Much Ado About Nothing Suite op.11
Antonin Dvorak / Sonatina op.100
Amy Barlowe / Hebraique Elegie
Pablo de Sarasate / Navarra Op.33
Recipient of the prestigious 2015 Avery Fisher Career Grant and the 2017 Lincoln Center Award for Emerging Artists, violinist Paul Huang is quickly gaining attention for his eloquent music making, distinctive sound, and effortless virtuosity. The Washington Post proclaimed Mr. Huang as “an artist with the goods for a significant career” following his recital debut at the Kennedy Center.
Praised by The Strad as an “utterly dazzling” artist, with “a marvelous show of superb technique” and “mesmerizing grace” (New York Classical Review), violinist Danbi Um captivates audiences with her virtuosity, individual sound, and interpretive sensitivity. A Menuhin International Violin Competition Silver Medalist, she showcases her artistry in concertos, chamber music, and recitals.
Praised by the Washington Post as a “jaw-dropping pianist who steals the show…with effortless finesse,” pianist Amy Yang has collaborated with Patricia Kopatchinskaya, Richard Goode, Ida Kavafian, Roberto Díaz; members of the Guarneri String Quartet and the Mahler Chamber Orchestra; and the Dover, Jasper, and Aizuri string quartets.