PRISMA Presents: Award-Winning Pianist Edwin Sungpil Kim

04/27/2018 - 19:00
Sid Williams Theatre

Come enjoy the music of award-winning pianist, Edwin Sungpil Kim, winner of the 3rd Australian International Chopin Piano Competition (2017). Kim performs as a recitalist, chamber musician and orchestral soloist across the US and in his native South Korea. Praised by International Piano Magazine for performances infused with “magic in atmosphere, individuality and poise,” his repertoire encompasses timeless masterpieces of the piano literature along with innovative new compositions.

Journey falling in love

Frederic Chopin (1810 – 1849) - Waltz No. 5 in A-flat Major, Op. 42 (1840)

Discovering home

Ludwig van Beethoven ((1770 – 1827) - Piano Sonata No. 21 in A Major, Op. 53 (“Waldstein”) (1804)

New chapter

Dong-chang Lim - Selections from Arirang Variations 

INTERMISSION

To the distant beloved

Frederic Chopin (1810 – 1849) - Ballade No. 4 in F minor, Op. 52 (1842, revised 1843)

Jason Robert Brown (b. 1970) - “It All Fades Away” (from the Musical The Bridges of the Madison County, 2014)

Nowhere to go

Frederic Chopin (1810 – 1849) - Mazurka in A minor, Op. 17, No. 4 (1833)

Frederic Chopin (1810 – 1849) - Cello Sonata in G minor, Op. 65 (1846) Third movement: Largo (B-flat major) with Arthur Arnold (cello)

Dreaming again

Mily Balakirev (1837 - 1910) - Oriental Fantasy for Piano, Op. 18 "Islamey” (1869)

Alan Menken (b. 1949) - “Go the Distance” (from the movie Hercules, 1997)

Tickets available online at sidwilliamstheatre.com or at the Sid Williams Box Office (442 Cliffe Ave.)

$41 (incl. service charges)

Reserved seating.

This event has been made possible through the generosity of Balfe/Somers Wealth Management of RBC Dominion Securities.