Impromptuo (violinist Katherine Kyu Hyeon Lim and pianist Joey Chang) are making a comeback in 2021!
Based in New York City, Impromptuo is an innovative improvisation-focused duo made up of violinist Katherine Kyu Hyeon Lim and pianist Joey Chang. The duo has been commissioned and presented by Metropolis Ensemble, House of Yes, (Le) Poisson Rouge, Fifth Wall Performing Arts, and National Arts Diversity Integration Association in 2020. They have also performed as part of the Variousound Sessions 2020 Residency, and co-founded The Moving Orchestra in 2019. Though primarily trained in European classical music, Impromptuo draws influence from traditions of free jazz, experimental electroacoustic music, etc., and suggestions from you!
The duo is presenting their first concert of 2021 with a classic Mozart violin sonata and a prominent American composer Pauline Oliveros' beautiful graphic scored piece, "Magnetic Trails!.
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756 - 1791)
Violin Sonata in B-flat major, K. 454
I. Largo - Allegro
Pauline Oliveros (1932 - 2016)
Magnetic Trails for Violin and Piano
Miniature Improvisations based on YOUR suggestions