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Cliburn Gold 2017 - 15th Van Cliburn International Piano Competition / Sunwoo


Release Date: 08/18/2017 
Label:  Decca   Catalog #: 002700802  
Composer:  Maurice RavelPercy Aldridge GraingerMarc-André HamelinFranz Joseph Haydn,   ... 
Performer:  Yekwon Sunwoo
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

On June 10, 2017, the Fifteenth Van Cliburn International Piano Competition crowned its gold medalist in Fort Worth, Texas: Yekwon Sunwoo of South Korea, 28. Established in 1962, the quadrennial Van Cliburn International Piano Competition is often recognized as “the most prestigious classical music contest in the world” (The Chicago Tribune) and engages its global audience through fully produced live webcasts and by providing comprehensive career management and concert bookings to its winners. On June 10, 2017, the Fifteenth Van Cliburn International Piano Competition crowned its gold medalist in Fort Worth, Texas: Yekwon Sunwoo of South Korea, 28. Established in 1962, the quadrennial Van Cliburn International Piano Competition is often recognized as “the most prestigious classical music contest in the world” (The Chicago Tribune) and engages its global audience through fully produced live webcasts and by providing comprehensive career management and concert bookings to its winners. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
La valse by Maurice Ravel
Performer:  Yekwon Sunwoo (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1920; France 
2.
Ramble on R Strauss's love duet from "Der Rosenkavalier" by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Performer:  Yekwon Sunwoo (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
3.
Toccata on "L'homme armé" by Marc-André Hamelin
Performer:  Yekwon Sunwoo (Piano)
Period: Contemporary 
Written: Canada 
4.
Sonata for Keyboard no 58 in C major, H 16 no 48 by Franz Joseph Haydn
Performer:  Yekwon Sunwoo (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1789 
5.
Am Tage aller Seelen (Schubert) for Piano, S 562 no 1 by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Yekwon Sunwoo (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840; Paris, France 
6.
Sonata for Piano no 2 in B flat minor, Op. 36 by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Yekwon Sunwoo (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1913/1931; Russia 

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