An afternoon of wonderful music!
Guest Recital: Chen Yi, violin
with James Wilhelmsen, piano
WHEN: Sunday, September 11, 2011
TIME: 4:00pm EST
WHERE: Walgreen Drama Center, Stamps Auditorium (on UofM North Campus)
COST: Free - no tickets required
Chen Yi, a rising star prodigy through her early years in Beijing, China, is the gold medalist of the 2008 China International Violin Competition held in Qing Dao. Her international performances and recording activity have made Chen Yi a most sought-after young virtuoso violinist. Her recital and concerto repertoire is extensive having performed in the United States, Italy, Finland, Japan, Monaco and China. She is a master who performs with technical wizardry, enchanting musical lines and a compelling stage presence.
Vivaldi - Sonata in A Major
Beethoven - Sonata No. 5, Op. 24, "Spring"
Mendelssohn - On Wings of Song
Kreisler - Liebesleid
Kreisler - Schon Rosmarin
de Sarasate - Zapateado
Paganini - God Save the King
Waxman - Carmen Fantasy