The recital will feature works by Mozart, Debussy, Granados,
Auerbach, and Chopin.
“Soyeon plays with a passion that brings new energy and life to
classic pieces,” said Emanuela Friscioni, director of
Tri-C’s Classical Piano Series. “There is a captivating beauty
to her performances that mesmerizes audiences from the first
note to the last.”
The Korean-American pianist has been lauded by The New York
Times as a pianist with “a huge, richly varied sound, a
lively imagination and firm sense of style.”
Her honors include being named first-prize winner at the 2010
Naumberg International Piano Competition. A trip to Northeast
Ohio brought her second prize and the Mozart Prize at the 2003
Cleveland International Piano Competition
She has appeared as a guest soloist with the Cleveland
Orchestra, as well as the London Symphony Orchestra; Daejeon
Philharmonic Orchestra and Ulsan Symphony Orchestra (South
Korea); Orquesta de València (Spain); and Orquesta Sinfónica
Nacional (Dominican Republic).
Lee’s performance is the second of four Classical Piano Series
presentations in the College’s 2019-2020 Performing Arts season.
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