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Yuri Namkung

Musician


New York, NY
Violin and Viola
18 Played at 18 groupmuses!

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Violinist Yuri Namkung has been invited as soloist, chamber musician, and teacher throughout Brazil, Colombia, Venezuela, and Panama since 2009. Recently having returned to New York City, she performs with new music groups Talea, Mimesis, NUNC, and Lost Dog Ensembles, and frequently performs with members of the Orchestra of St Luke’s and at the Wellesley Composers Conference.

Born in Seattle, Washington, she made her solo debut at the age of nine with the Northwest Chamber Orchestra and at eleven with the Seattle Symphony. She studied with Dorothy DeLay at Juilliard Pre-College and after making her debut with the Tonhalle-Orchestra Zurich conducted by David Zinman, attended Columbia University and the Juilliard School. While in the Graduate Diploma Program at the New England Conservatory, she met UNESCO and Unicef Artist for Peace jazz pianist Danilo Perez who has kept Yuri close by his side for the past six years, enlisting her to create a Classical Music Program (2010-2014) as part of the Panama Jazz Festival. In June of 2016, Festival de Música Nueva makes its debut in Panama, a festival sponsored by Fundacion Danilo Perez and created and directed by Yuri. In Colombia, she worked extensively with the Filarmonica Joven de Colombia at the invitation and guidance of Matthew Hazelwood, and with Batuta and Universidad de Javeriana.

Yuri has also performed at the Kennedy Center, Jordan Hall, Gardner Museum, Ravinia Festival, [email protected], BargeMusic, National Sawdust, MoMA, Carnegie Hall, Weill Hall, Zankel Hall, Frank Gehry’s Biodiversity Museum in Panama with Danilo Perez, and as soloist with Gunther Schuller at the Spokane Bach Festival Orchestra, Dubuque Symphony in Iowa, Greenville Symphony, Wyoming Symphony, and Santa Maria Philharmonic.

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Traditional Repertoire

All music written and not written between 1550-current

Audio

Performed groupmuses (18)

BeyondMuse 2: Schubert and More Beethoven in Bed Bath's Living Room!

  • Friday, July 12, 2019, at 5:30 PM
  • Park Slope / Industry City NY

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This groupmuse happened 4 months ago

crown heights boogies through june

  • Tuesday, June 11, 2019, at 7:00 PM
  • Crown Heights, Brooklyn

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This groupmuse happened 5 months ago

Jo-Ann's 4th groupmuse

  • Saturday, May 18, 2019, at 6:30 PM
  • Clinton Hill

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This groupmuse happened 6 months ago

Brooklyn Arts Press Groupmuse

  • Thursday, April 18, 2019, at 7:00 PM
  • Williamsburg NY

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This groupmuse happened 7 months ago

Violin & Friends

  • Thursday, March 28, 2019, at 8:00 PM
  • Crown Heights New York, NY

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This groupmuse happened 8 months ago

New Year for Real, for Heal.

  • Sunday, January 6, 2019, at 5:30 PM
  • Inwood, New York

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This groupmuse happened 10 months ago

a muse with a mushroom risotto and a salt marsh

  • Saturday, June 23, 2018, at 4:30 PM
  • Inwood, New York

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This groupmuse happened over 1 year ago

monday boogie down

  • Monday, March 27, 2017, at 7:45 PM
  • Crown Heights, Brooklyn

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This groupmuse happened over 2 years ago

groupmuse Jan 21

  • Saturday, January 21, 2017, at 6:30 PM
  • Williamsburg NY

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This groupmuse happened almost 3 years ago

Classy nights with 114 Western

  • Saturday, January 14, 2017, at 7:30 PM
  • Cambridge Cambridge, MA

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This groupmuse happened almost 3 years ago

Classy musenight in St. Bob's

  • Friday, December 16, 2016, at 7:30 PM
  • Midtown, New York New York, NY

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This groupmuse happened almost 3 years ago

CROWN HEIGHTS BOOGIE DOWN ON A WEDNESDAY

  • Wednesday, December 14, 2016, at 7:45 PM
  • Crown Heights, Brooklyn

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This groupmuse happened almost 3 years ago

An Evening at Will Marion Cook's

  • Saturday, December 3, 2016, at 7:30 PM
  • Harlem, New York New York, NY

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This groupmuse happened almost 3 years ago

Lazy Afternoon Groupmuse

  • Saturday, December 3, 2016, at 4:30 PM
  • Upper West Side, New York New York, NY

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This groupmuse happened almost 3 years ago

BK Classical Avian Society

  • Friday, December 2, 2016, at 7:30 PM
  • Prospect Heights NY

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This groupmuse happened almost 3 years ago

Backyard October Groupmuse

  • Saturday, October 15, 2016, at 6:30 PM
  • Park Slope, Brooklyn

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This groupmuse happened about 3 years ago

Bring forth May flowers

  • Sunday, May 1, 2016, at 6:15 PM
  • Fort Greene NY

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This groupmuse happened over 3 years ago

Culture Sunday

  • Sunday, April 17, 2016, at 5:00 PM
  • Downtown Brooklyn Brooklyn, NY

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This groupmuse happened over 3 years ago