The Leonia Chamber Musicians’ second concert presents ‘A Passion for Music’ with guest vocalist Wonjung Kim and violinist Ashley Horne.
The Leonia Chamber Musicians Society, Inc. will perform their second concert of the season, ‘A Passion for Music’, on Sunday, February 4, 2018. The performance starts at 4:00 p.m. at All Saints Episcopal Church, located at 150 Park Avenue in Leonia.
The concert will highlight Leonia soprano Wonjung Kim, singing excerpts from Handel’s German Arias, including Süße Stille, sanfte Quelle and Meine Seele hört im Sehen. Kim will also perform four songs set to William Blake’s poetry composed by Ralph Vaughan Williams.
Musicians Theresa Norris, flute and Daryl Goldberg, cello will also play a duo “A Little Sweet”, by New Jersey composer Stanley Grill. The final piece on the program will be the gorgeous Dvorak String Quintet for Two Violins, Viola, Cello and Double Bass. The Leonia Chamber Musicians Society’s members — Theresa Norris, flute; Marsha Heller, oboe; Roy Lewis, violin; Maggie Speier, viola; Daryl Goldberg, cello; and Patricia Dougherty, bass — will be joined by guest violinist Ashley Horne.
Vocalist Wonjung Kim to Perform
Soprano Wonjung Kim has performed internationally in Europe and Asia, as well as throughout the United States with esteemed organizations, such as Solisti Veneti, the Korean Broadcasting System (KBS) Orchestra, the Los Angeles Philharmonic and Lincoln Center’s Mostly Mozart Festival. Named Best Classical Artist in the KBS Awards in Korea, she also received an Ovation Award nomination for her starring performance as Queen Min in The Last Empress, produced in Seoul, New York and in Los Angeles.