Today is Korean-American Virtuoso Kyung-Wha Chung’s Birthday [ON-THIS-DAY]

Today is Korean-American virtuoso Kyung-wha Chung’s birthday

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Today is Korean-American virtuoso Kyung-wha Chung’s birthday.

A student of Ivan Galamian and Joseph Szigeti, Ms Chung is widely regarded as one of the 20th and 21st Century’s pre-eminent concert violinists – her fame in the 1970s and 80s ranking her alongside Itzhak Perlman.

She currently holds a teaching position at The Juilliard School.

KYUNG-WHA CHUNG | TCHAIKOVSKY | VIOLIN CONCERTO | ALBERT ROSEN & NATIONAL ORCHESTRA 

 

 

KYUNG-WHA CHUNG | MENDELSSOHN VIOLIN CONCERTO | ANDRE PREVIN & LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA

 

 

KYUNG-WHA CHUNG | DVORAK VIOLIN CONCERTO | RICCARDO CHAILLY & RUNDSFUNK-BERLIN SINFONIEORCHESTER 

 

 

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