BMF Artist Biography, Concert

    << Concert Schedule>>
    Opening Concert Busan Cultural Center
    Jan. 25th(Fri.) Jerome Rose Piano Recital Busan Cultural Center
    Jan.26th(Sat.) BMF¡¯s New Year Concert Busan Cultural Center
    Jan. 27th(Sun.) Yura Lee¡¯s Violin Recital Busan Cultural Center
    Jan. 29th(Tue.) Rising Star-Kyu Yeon Kim Piano Recital Busan Cultural Center
    Jan.30th(Wed.) Finale Concert Busan Cultural Center
    Feb.1st(Fri.) Students Concert Haeundae Cultural Center
    Feb.2nd(Sat.) Dinner Concert for supporters Paradise Hotel

    << Artists >>
    * Artistic Director / HaeSun Paik
    * Piano Jerome Rose
    Matti Rekallio
    Claudio Martinez Mehner
    HaeSun Paik, SooJung Sin
    HeesSung Joo
    * Violin James Buswell
    KoWoon Yang
    Yura Lee
    * Viola David Quiggle
    * Cello MyungWha Chung
    William DeRosa
    << Guest Artists >>
    * Conductor / Choong Keun Oh
    * Guitar Choong Jin Ko
    * Vocal Kyung Hee Kim
    * Cello MyungJin Lee
    * Busan Symphonh
    Music Director-Byung Won Lim
    * Piano Rising Star Kyu Yeon Kim

< Opening Concert >

Jan.23rd(Wed.)7;30pm. Busan Cultural Center Medium Hall

Sonata Concertata for Violin and Guitar in A Major
N. Paganini/
Sonata No.6 for Violin and Guitar
Song for Soprano, Cello and Piano
J.Strauss/¡±Czardas ¡°from Opera < Der Fledermaus>
Piano Quintet

Piano/ Claudio Martinez Mehner, HeeSung Joo
Violin/James Buswell, KoWoon Yang
Viola/ David Quiggle
Cello/ William DeRosa Guitar/ChoongJin Ko, Soprano/Kyung Hee Kim


< Jerome Rose Piano Recital >

Jan.25th(Fri.)7;30pm.Busan Cultural Center Medium Hall

JEROME ROSE, hailed as ¡°the Last Romantic of our own age¡± and one of America¡¯s most distinguished pianists, has been heard in major concert halls across five continents.

L. v. Beethoven / Piano Sonata No.30 in E Major, Op.109

R. Schumann / Carnaval Op.9

L. v. Beethoven / Piano Sonata No.31 in A flat Major, op.110

F. Liszt / Mephisto Waltz for Piano No. 1


< New Year Concert with BMF and Busan Symphony Orchestra >

Jan.26th(Sat.)7;30pm Busan Cural Center Main Hall

J. Haydn/Cello Concerto in C Major
(VC/ William DeRosa)

L.v.Beethoven/ ¡±Choral Fantasy ¡± for Piano, Choir and Orchestra, Op.80
(Pf / Claudio Martinez Mehner,
Vocal / KyungHee Kim, Seung Yeop Yang, MyungWook Ha
Choir / Harmony Choirs, Teachers Choirs)

L.v. Beethoven/ Triple Concerto for Piano, Violin, Cello and Orchestra
(Pf / HaeSun Paik, Vn / James Buswell Vc / Myung Wha Chung)

Busan Symphony Orchestra

(Music director/Byung Won Lim)

Conductor/ Choong Keun Oh


< YuRa Lee Violin Recital >

Jan.27th(Sun.)7;30pm. Busan Cultural Center Medium Hall

Piano/Claudio Martinez Mehner

J.Brahms/Violin sonata No.1
Janacek/violin Sonata

  YuRa Lee / Violinist

Ms. Lee has been appeared with many prestigious orchestras, among them the
Baltimore Symphony, the Cleveland Orchestra, the Detroit Symphony, the Houston Symphony, the Saint Louis Symphony, the Minnesota Orchestra, the San Francisco Symphony, the Hong Kong Philharmonic, the Monte Carlo Philharmonic, the Tokyo Philharmonic under Mikhail Pletnev, the National Symphony under Leonard Slatkin,
and Chicago Symphony under Christoph Eschenbach and the New York Philharmonic
under Lorin Mazzel, among many others.

Ms. Lee was nominated and represented by Carnegie Hall for its ECHO (European Concert Hall Organization) series. Ms. Lee has been regularly invited and performed in the Verbier Festival, the Ravinia Fesival, the Caramoor Festival, the Marlboro Festival and the Kronberg Festival as a recitalist and a chamber musician.

< Rising Star - Kyu Yeon Kim Piano recital >

Jan.29th (Tue.)7;30 Busan Cultural Center Medium Hall

When she was as only age 14, she won the 1st prize of international Bartok-Kabalevsky-Prokofieve
Piano Competition(1999), 1st Prize of Gina Bachauer International Young Artists Piano Competition(2001).
The special prize of Geneva International Music Competition which she participated in
as youngest pianist. (2002)
The 2nd prize of AXA Dublin International Piano Competition and got the prize of excellent
soloist and the prize of Mozart.
She graduated from Korea national School of Arts, now she studies at the Curtis in Philadelphia.

L.v.Beethoven / Piano Sonata No.28, Op.101
B. Bartok/ Piano Sonata
J.S.Bach/Prelude and Fuge Book 1, No.22
S.Rachmaninoff /Piano Sonata No.2

< Finale Concert >

Jan. 30th(Wed.)7;30pm. Busan Cultural Center Main Hall

L.v.Beethoven; 6Variations theme by Beethoven
F.Schubert ; Piano Trio in B flat Major
J. Brahms; String Sextet No.1 in Bflat Major, Op.18

Piano / HaeSun Paik, SooJung Sin,
Violin / James Buswell, KoWoon Yang
Viola / David Quiggle, Yura Lee
Cello / William DeRosa, Myung Jin Lee

< Students Concert with Professor >

Feb.1st (Fri.) 7;30pm.Haeundae Cultural Center

The ensembles of the students and the professors who studied with artists
at the Music Academy of BMF.

< Dinner Concert for supporters >

Feb.2nd(Sat.) 6;30pm. Paradise Hotel

F.Schubert; Piano Trio in B flat
Schumann; °¡°î
W.A.Mozart ; Duo for four hands
L.v.Beethoven; Cello Sonata No.3