Michael Shaham, violin

Graduation Recital | Broadcast | Free | April 12, 2024 7:30 p.m.

Graduation recitals display the skill and passion of Curtis Institute of Music students on the cusp of professional musicianship. Members of the current class will share the breadth of their talent through a culminating graduation recital. Admission requires advance registration and is complimentary.

This performance will be broadcast live on Curtis’s Facebook and YouTube channels.

Please note: Performance programs are subject to last-minute changes and cancellations.


PROGRAM
MOZART Divertimento No. 15 in B-Flat Major, K. 287 (271h)

Michael Shaham, violin
Na Hyun Della Kyun, violin
Sumin Kim, viola
Ania Lewis, cello

PROKOFIEV Sonata No. 1 in F minor, Op. 80

Michael Shaham, violin
Yoni Levyatov, piano

INTERMISSION
DVOŘÁK Romantic Pieces, Op. 75

Michael Shaham, violin
Zach Hoi Leong Cheong, piano

BRAHMS Sonata No. 3 in D minor, Op. 108

Michael Shaham, violin
William Yang, piano

  • April 12, 2024
  • 7:30 p.m.
  • Curtis Institute of Music, Field Concert Hall

About the Performers

Michael Shaham, from Ra’anana, Israel, a student of Shmuel Ashkenasi and Ida Kavafian, is the Max M. and Marjorie S. Fisher Foundation Fellow and entered Curtis in 2019.   

 

Sumin Kim, from Seoul, a student of Misha Amory and Hsin-Yun Huang, is the Edna Harkness Fellow and first entered Curtis in 2017.   

Na Hyun Della Kyun, from Seoul, a student of Shmuel Ashkenasi and Benjamin Beilman, is the Dorothy Richard Starling Foundation Fellow and entered Curtis in 2022.   

Ania Lewis, from Cleveland, a student of Gary Hoffman and Peter Wiley, is the Gie and Lisa Liem Fellow and entered Curtis in 2021.   

Zach Hoi Leong Cheong (‘23), from Hong Kong and Macau, a former student of Robert McDonald, held the Robert Ehrman Fellowship and entered Curtis in 2018. 

William Yang (‘23), from Eden Prairie, Minn., a former student of Robert McDonald, held the William A. Horn, M.D. Fellowship and entered Curtis in 2019. 

Yoni Levyatov, staff pianist 

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