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Clara-Jumi Kang, Violin and Sunwook Kim, Piano
Thomastown, Co. Kilkenny
9 October 2022
This extraordinary duo will showcase their incredible musicianship and virtuosity performing music by Beethoven, Respighi, Franck and a new Music Network commission by Irish composer John Buckley entitled ‘Duo’.

Programme:

Violin Sonata No. 1 in D Major, Op. 12 no. 1 (Ludwig van Beethoven)

Sonata for Violin and Piano (Ottorino Respighi)

Duo (John Buckley)

Violin Sonata in A major (César Franck)

Born in Germany to a musical family, Clara-Jumi Kang took up the violin at the age of three and a year later enrolled as the youngest ever student at the Mannheim Musikhochschuhle. She went on to at the Lübeck Musikhochschule and at the age of seven was awarded a full scholarship to the Julliard School.

Sunwook Kim came to international recognition when he won the Leeds International Piano Competition in 2006, aged just 18, becoming the youngest winner for 40 years, as well as its first Asian winner.

Event details
Venue

Thomastown Concert Hall

Dates

9 October 2022

Time

Start 16:00End 18:00

Price

20

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Contact details
Marsh's St, Thomastown, Co. Kilkenny, Ireland
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