Hee-Young Lim performs music of JS Bach, Peteris Vasks and Peter M. Susser

Monday, June 26, 2017 - 7:00pm

La Salle de Conference
Reid Hall, 4 rue de Chevreuse, 75006 Paris


Suite No. 1 in G Major - JS Bach BWV 1007 (1720)





Menuet I and II



Pianissimo, Book for Solo Cello - Peteris Vasks  (1978)


Cello Suite - Peter M. Susser (2016) - European première


Race Ya

Sweet Song


The Curb



Cellist Hee-Young Lim joined the Rotterdam Philharmonic in 2016. Born in Seoul, South Korea, Ms.Lim has been hailed by The Washington Post as “exceptional sense of lyricism, an artist to keep an eye on” In addition to serving as Principal Solo Cellist, she also performs frequently as soloist, recitalist, and as a chamber musician. as a passionate educator, she regulary gives master classes at the Ewha University, Seoul Arts High School, Seoul Central Conservatory, Beautiful mind charity academy in Korea and has a number of private students in Seoul. Ms.Lim has performed in the Edinburgh festival, the Lucerne festival, the Stressa festival, the Rheingau festival, the Schleswig-Holstein festival and at the Amsterdam Concertgebouw and numerous halls in Paris, Luxembourg, Brussels, Munich, Frankfurt, Köln, Hamburg, Essen, Turin, Milan and other major venues in Europe, as well as Kennedy Center, Carnegie Hall, Jordan Hall, Cité de la musique, Salle Gaveau, Philharmonie de Paris, Salle Cortot, Théâtre Adyar, Musée de l'armée aux Invalides, Berlin Philharmonie Kammermusiksaal, Seoul Arts Center, Hong Kong City Hall.

This concert, which is free of charge and open to the public, is presented in conjunction with the Art and Music Humanities in Paris summer program.

Event sponsors:

Columbia Undergraduate Programs in Paris

Columbia University Department of Music

Columbia Global Centers | Europe