Faculty Artist Recital: Dr. Sookkyung Cho, piano

Monday, November 27, 2023
7:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Allendale Campus
Alumni, Community, Faculty, Staff, Students

Program (1 hour): 
Franz Schubert (1732-1797), Sonata in A minor, D. 845
Cynthia Wong (b. 1982), Toccata (world premiere)
Frédéric Chopin (1810-1849), Sonata No. 3 in B minor, Op. 58

Performed on Steinway B Spirio, sponsored by West Michigan Piano 

Dr. Sookkyung Cho is Associate Professor of Piano at Grand Valley State University and is Artistic Director of the Grand Valley Piano Chamber Series. As a soloist and chamber musician, she has appeared in venues such as Alice Tully Hall at Lincoln Center, Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall, Chicago Cultural Center, Sarasota Opera House, Conservatoire d'art dramatique de Montréal in Canada, Château de Fontainebleau in France, Bilkent Piano Festival in Turkey, and Xiýan Conservatory in China. Dr. Cho received a bachelors degree from Juilliard, where she was honored with the John Erskine Graduation Prize, and earned a masters degree at Peabody and a doctorate at Juilliard as a C.V. Starr fellow. Her debut CD, Schubert's 1817 Sonatas, was released on Centaur to critical acclaim in April 2021. She is proud to be an adopted Michigander.


Location Information

Cook Dewitt Center

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Contact Information

Department of Music, Theatre, and Dance
(616) 331-3484


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This event was added to the calendar by Bridgett Vanderhoof (vandebri@gvsu.edu) on Tuesday, September 5, 2023 and was last updated on Wednesday, October 18, 2023 at 1:12 p.m.