Chamber Music Masterclass with Yeesun Kim & Nicholas Kitchen (Borromeo Quartet)
Masterclasses are free and open to the public.
Cellist Yeesun Kim is a member of the Borromeo String Quartet, New England Conservatory's quartet-in-residence. Hailed by the New York Times for her "focused intensity" and "remarkable" performances, Kim enjoys worldwide acclaim as a soloist, chamber musician and teacher. A founding member of the Borromeo String Quartet with violinist Nicholas Kitchen, Kim has performed in over 20 countries, and in many of the world's most illustrious concert halls and festivals.
Nicholas Kitchen leads a many-faceted career as violin soloist, chamber musician, educator, video artist, arranger, arts administrator and technology innovator. He is on the Faculty of the New England Conservatory of Music where he is First Violinist of the Borromeo String Quartet. He is also Artistic Director of the Heifetz International Music Institute. Kitchen has performed in many of the world's great concert halls, including the Berlin Philharmonie, the Concertgebouw in Amsterdam, the Tonhalle in Zurich, Wigmore Hall in London, Suntory Hall in Tokyo, The Oriental Arts Center in Shanghai, the Seoul Arts Center in Korea, the Dvorak Hall in Prague, Carnegie Hall and Lincoln Center in New York and the Library of Congress in Washington.
This masterclass is presented with the support of the Duke Arts Exchange, an ongoing initiative between the Duke Chamber Music Program and the New England Conservatory.