Fantastic “In the Spotlight” private recital, in collaboration with Harrison Parrott, with violinist Esther Yoo and pianist Vanessa Wagner
In The Spotlight Recital Series offers our guests the opportunity to enjoy a range of private recitals, showcasing world-renowned musical talent and celebrating the works of the greatest composers. At the end of each performance, a Q&A is organized and our guests are invited to meet the artist behind the public eye.
American violinist Esther Yoo, the first ever Artist-in-Residence with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra (2018), is acclaimed for her “dark, aristocratic tone” (Gramophone Magazine) and “balanced grace” (The Herald). Recently listed as one of Classic FM’s Top 30 Artists under 30, Yoo first came to international attention when she became the youngest prizewinner of the 10th International Sibelius Violin Competition at aged 16 (2010). This season sees Esther debut with Los Angeles Philharmonic.
Banque Transatlantique London Branch were honoured to welcome brilliant violinist Esther Yoo and talented pianist Vanessa Wagner to the Institut français du Royaume-Uni for this private recital organised in partnership with Harrison/Parrott Ltd on 8th May 2019. These wonderful musicians offered us a splendid performance. It was an immense pleasure to share such a special and memorable moment with our guests!