Jiwon Evelyn Kwark, violin; Sarah Hong, cello; Sharon Lee Kim, piano
Amy Beach Piano Trio, Op. 150 and Romance for violin and piano, Op. 23
Addie Camsuzou Etude No. 1 for piano (2018)
Sofia Gubaidulina Ten Etudes for solo cello (selections)
“Ari” is a Korean word with multiple meanings: big river, wisdom and beauty. Ensemble Ari is a group of Korean American musicians in the Bay Area who want to share this quality with the community. Their mission is to bridge Korea and other communities through western instruments while honoring Korean history and culture. For this performance, members of the ensemble will perform works for trio, duo, and solo by women composers Amy Beach, Addie Camsuzou, and Sofia Gubaidulina.