Gayageum virtuoso Ji-young Yi will present a concert of world-première performances of works by University of Hawai’i at Mānoa composition students on Tuesday, February 28, 2017, at 7:30 p.m. in Orvis Auditorium at 2411 Dole Street on the Mānoa campus.
Prof. Yi, a distinguished faculty member at Seoul National University and one of Korea’s most-recognized traditional performers, is a featured guest-performer-in-residence at the UH Music Department this semester and has worked intensively with students on these works that have been composed especially for her.
The concert will include compositions by Yoomee Baek, Thomas Goedecke, Lim Jae Hyun, Chris Molina, Tyler Ono, and Ulung Tanoto.
Tickets are $12 general admission and $8 for seniors and UH faculty/staff/students; UHM music majors free. For further information, telephone the UH Music Department at 808 – 95-MUSIC.