Monday, May 20, 2019

Free Admission Glendale Noon Concerts 6/5/2019



Every FIRST & THIRD WEDNESDAY at 12:10-12:40 pm
On Wednesday JUNE 5, 2019 at 12:10-12:40 pm:

YuEun Gemma Kim - violin

Isaac Friedhoff - piano 


Maurice Ravel: Violin Sonata No.2 in G Major
Blues. Moderato
Perpetuum mobile. Allegro

Pablo de Sarasate
Zigeunerweisen, Op.20
Carmen Fantasy, Op.25 

Please scroll down to read artist bios.


The Glendale Noon Concerts series now takes place
in the Sanctuary at
610 E. California Ave (at Isabel St)
Glendale, CA 91206
Glendale Noon Concerts
is not accepting artists to the program.)
Call 818-244-7241 (office)
or email
General info & parking:
Accessible for
wheelchairs. Seating available next to wheelchairs.
Loading zone near California Ave. entrance.
UPCOMING CONCERTS in the same series:

At the Edendale Branch Library in ECHO PARK

Artist Bios:
YuEun Kim, Violin

Having earned her Bachelor’s and a Master’s degree from Seoul National University, Ms. Kim received her Artist Diploma, as a Starling Fellow on full scholarship at the USC-Thornton School of Music, under the tutelage of violinist Midori Goto.
Since moving to Los Angeles in 2013, she has won first place in USC’s Solo Bach Competition and the Strings Concerto Competition, and was a semi-finalist at the Qingdao International Violin Competition and the Michael Hill International Violin Competition. In 2018, she won second prize at the Boulder International Duo Competition with pianist Sung Chang.
YuEun’s biggest passion is chamber music, she is a founding member of the Zaffre String Quartet and has been performed at chamber music festivals around the country, including the Perlman Music Program, Yellow Barn, Banff Chamber Music Residency, Four Seasons Chamber Music Festival and collaborated with such distinguished artists as Ida Kavafian, Colin Carr, Roger Tapping, Michael Kannen and Steven Tenenbom.
YuEun has appeared as a soloist with the USC Symphony Orchestra, Symphony Irvine, LA Virtuosi, Temecula Valley Symphony and Sequoia Symphony. She has won the “Beverly Hills National Audition” and has been selected to play at “Sundays Live at LACMA”, and joined the roster at ‘Classics Alive’ management.
In 2017, YuEun undertook a project dear to her: performing Beethoven’s complete violin sonatas over three concerts, with pianist Sung Chang. She recently completed a tour in the Bay area with guitarist Ines Thome and solo recitals at LACMA and Dame Myra Hess series in Chicago.
Her 2019 season highlights include regular performances with the chamber ensemble ‘Delirium Musicum’ of which she is a founding member, solo debut at Seoul Art Center in Korea and the ‘Chopin Project’ that was inspired by her Youtube video which hit 2 million views.

Isaac Friedhoff, piano

A native of Catalonia (Spain), Isaac Friedhoff has
performed extensively as a soloist and recitalist
in Europe, North and South America. He received
his  Masters from USC and his Bachelors from
 Indiana University. He is currently pursuing a
Doctorate degree at the University of Southern
California with Antoinette Perry.
As a soloist. Isaac has appeared twice with the
UC Davis  Symphony under the baton of Christian 

Baldini at the Mondavi Center (Davis, CA) and 

at Palau de la Música Catalana in his hometown 

of Barcelona. He has also performed with 

 the Vancouver Symphony (WA) under 

Salvador Brotons.

His is a winner of several Spanish piano competitions,

including 1st prize in the International Competition

“Ciutat de Carlet” (València, Spain), and has given

masterclasses as a guest artist at Classic Pianos

(Portland, OR).

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