Sir James and Lady Galway. Photo © Paul Cox.

Sir James and Lady Galway
Photo © Paul Cox

Gonjiam Music Festival is very proud to present our first project of Season 1 with “On the Couch” with legendary flutist Sir James Galway at Seoul Arts Center 18 January 2016. Accompanied by the Korean Chamber Orchestra (서울바로크합주단), led by violinist and music director Min Kim, Sir James and his wife Lady Jeanne Galway will perform pieces from the flute repertoire he redefined during his distinguished career as well as music he has recorded for beloved films such as The Lord of the Rings.

Sir James and Lady Galway will also be joined on stage by flutist and Gonjiam Music Festival general director Soohyun Paik, flutist and GMF artistic director Philipp Jundt, as well pianist and GMF director of strategic planning Jong Hwa Park.

Between performances, our audience can look forward to short movies and fun on-stage interviews with the Galways by author, filmmaker, and GMF vice-artistic director Dorothee Binding and journalist, teacher, and GMF chief operational officer Charles Ian Chun.

“On the Couch with Sir James Galway” at Seoul Arts Center will be a joyful evening with a visit back to Korea by a beloved old friend and a classical music concert like you’ve never seen. You do not want this miss this special event.

 

Gonjiam Music Festival presents "On the Couch with Sir James Galway", 18 Jan 2016, Opening Concert for Sir James Galway Flute Festival Korea 2016

Gonjiam Music Festival presents "On the Couch with Sir James Galway", 18 Jan 2016, Opening Concert for Sir James Galway Flute Festival Korea 2016

PURCHASE YOUR TICKETS TODAY!

30% early bird discount until 30 November 2015.

Seoul Arts Center

Interpark

Gonjiam Music Festival

presents

“On the Couch with Sir James Galway”

Opening Gala Concert for Galway Flute Festival Korea 2016

Sir James Galway

Flute

Lady Jeanne Galway

Flute

Korean Chamber Orchestra

Director, Min Kim

Soohyun Paik

Flute

Philipp Jundt

Flute

Jong Hwa Park

Piano

SEOUL ARTS CENTER

CONCERT HALL

Monday 18 January 2016
8:00 p.m.

 

PROGRAM

Philippe Gaubert (1879 – 1941)

Sonata No. 3 for Flute & Piano
Modéré
Lento
Allegro Moderato

Pietro Morlacchi (1828 – 1868)

The Swiss Shepherd

Domenico Cimarosa (1749-1801)

Concerto in G-Major for 2 Flutes and Orchestra
Allegro
Largo
Allegretto, ma non tanto

François-Joseph Gossec (1734 – 1829)

Tambourin

Marin Marais (1656 – 1728)

Le Basque

Marco Hertenstein (1975)

Shades of Love – 2 Romances
(World Premiere)
Red
Blue

Nino Rota

Love Theme to The Godfather

Howard Shore

Soundtrack to The Lord of the Rings

Henry Mancini (1924 – 1994)

The Pink Panther
Pennywhistle Jig
Baby Elephant Walk

Tickets on sale now!

30% early bird discount until 30 November 2015.

Seoul Arts Center

Interpark

Admission
R 120,000 / S 80,000 / A 50,000 / B 30,000

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