InMo Yang

Date of birth: 16.07.1995

Instrument: violin
Nationality: Korean
Competition: Yehudi Menuhin International
Competition for Young Violinists
, 2014
Prize:

2nd Prize

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Born in Seoul in 1995, InMo Yang started his violin studies at the age of 5. He gave his debut recital aged just 11 at the Kumho Prodigy Series in Seoul, and this was followed by his concerto debut two years later. In Mo Yang graduated from the Korean National Institute for the Gifted in Arts in February 2011, and then admitted into the Korean National University of Arts as a prodigy in music. He currently studies with Miriam Fried at New England Conservatory in Boston, where he is pursuing a bachelor of music with the recipient of the Laurence Lessor Presidential Scholarship.

In 2014 In Mo Yang won the second prize in the senior division of the Yehudi Menuhin International Competition for Young Violinists held in Austin, Texas; other second prize award have included the 4th Munetsugu Angel Violin Competition 2013 in Japan, where he was also awarded Audience prize and Central Aichi Orchestra prize. Also he was received fourth prize at the 2012 Joseph Joachim International Violin Competition Hannover in Germany at the age of seventeen. Besides, he won in numerous other international violin competitions including the 6th International Tchaikovsky Competition for Young Musicians in 2009 and the 12th International Competition for Violin in Kloster Schontal in Germany in 2007 as well.

Since age 11, In Mo Yang gave solo recitals and has appeared as a soloist with diverse orchestras including the NDR Radiophilharmonie, Russian Symphony Orchestra, Austin Symphony Orchestra, Central Aichi Symphony Orchestra, KBS Symphony Orchestra, and Korean Symphony Orchestra. He has participated, as a rising star, in various festivals such as Ishikawa Music Academy, Great Mountains International Music Festival, Japan-Korea Concert for Young Musicians, Public Concert Academie de Music in Sion. Recently he has been invited to perform at 2014 season Ravinia Festival in America.

In Mo Yang plays the Michelangelo Bergonzi, Ex Mintz (1764) on loan from Munetsugu Angel Violin Competition.

Listen to InMo first round and second round on the Yehudi Menuhin Competition International Competition for Young Violinists.


Repertoire

Solo

J. S. Bach, Partita No. 1 in B minor (BWV 1002)

J. S. Bach, Partita No. 2 in D minor (BWV 1004)

J. S. Bach, Partita No. 3 in E Major (BWV 1006)

J. S. Bach, Sonata No. 1 in G minor (BWV 1001)

J. S. Bach, Sonata No. 2 in A minor (BWV 1003)

J. S. Bach, Sonata No. 3 in C Major (BWV 1005)

B. Bartok, Sonata for solo violin sz 117

H. W. Ernst, Variations on “the last rose of summer”

D. Grantham, Black Eyed Suzy

N. Paganini, Caprices (Op. 9, No. 1, No. 4, No. 11, No. 17, No. 24)

E. Ysaye, Sonata No. 2, No. 3, No. 4, No. 5, No. 6 for Solo violin (Op. 27)

H. Wieniawski, Caprice (Op. 18, No. 4, No. 5)

 

With piano

L. van Beethoven, Sonata No. 1 in D Major (Op. 12, No. 1)

L. van Beethoven, Sonata No. 3 in E-flat Major (Op. 12, No. 3)

L. van Beethoven, Sonata No. 7 in C minor (Op. 30, No. 2)

L. van Beethoven, Sonata No. 9 in A Major (Op. 47)

J. Brahms, Sonata No. 1 in G Major

J. Brahms, Sonata No. 3 in D minor (Op. 108)

C. Debussy, Sonata in G minor

C. Franck, Sonata in A Major

E. Grieg, Sonata No. 2 in G Major

L. Janácek, Sonata for Violin and Piano

J. Joachim, Romance in B flat Major (Op. 2, No. 1)

F. Kreisler, Caprice Viennois (Op. 2)

F. Kreisler, Prelude and Allegro

F. Kreisler, Tambourin Chinois

W. Lutoslawski, 'Subito' for Violin and Piano (1992)

W. A. Mozart, Sonata in G Major (K. 301)

W. A. Mozart, Sonata in E minor (K. 304)

W. A. Mozart, Sonata in B flat Major (K. 378)

W. A. Mozart, Sonata in B flat Major (K. 454)

N. Paganini, La Campanella (Op. 7) Arrangement by Kreisler

S. Prokofiev, Sonata No. 2 in D Major

S. Prokofiev, Sonata No.1 in f minor

M. Ravel, Tzigane

C. Saint-Saëns, Havanaise

C. Saint-Saëns, Introduction et Rondo Capriccioso

F. Schubert, Sonata No. 2 in A minor (D. 385)

G. Tartini, Violin Sonata in G Minor - The Devil's Trill

P. Tchaikovsky, Meditation (Op. 42, No. 1) from Souvenir d’Un Lieu Cher

P. Tchaikovsky, Scherzo (Op. 42, No. 2) from Souvenir d’Un Lieu Cher

P. Tchaikovsky, Melodie (Op. 42, No. 3) from Souvenir d’Un Lieu Cher

H. Wieniawski, Original Theme and Variations (Op. 15)

H. Wieniawski, Scherzo Tarantella (Op. 16)

E. Ysaye, Caprice D'apres L'etude En Forme De Valse de Saint Saens

 

Chamber music

Bartok, String Quartet No. 4

L. van Beethoven, Piano Trio in D Major 'Ghost' (Op. 70, No. 1)

L. van Beethoven, Piano Trio in C minor (Op. 1, No. 3)

L. van Beethoven, String Quartet (Op. 18, No. 6)

L. van Beethoven, String Quartet (Op. 59, No. 3)

F. J. Haydn, String Quartet in D minor (Op. 76, No. 2)

F. Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Piano Trio No. 1 in D minor

F. Schubert, String Quintet in C Major

F. Schubert, String Quartet 'Death and the Maiden' (D. 810)

 

With orchestra

J. S. Bach, Concerto No. 1 in A minor (BWV 1041)

J. S. Bach, Concerto No. 2 in E Major (BWV 1042)

J. S. Bach, Concerto for Two Violins in D minor

M. Bruch, Violin Concerto No. 1 in G minor

J. Haydn, Concerto No. 1 in C Major

E. Lalo, Symphony Espagnole (Op. 21)

F. Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Concerto in E minor (Op. 64)

W. A. Mozart, Concerto No. 1 in B flat Major (K. 207)

W. A. Mozart, Concerto No. 3 in G Major (K. 217)

W. A. Mozart, Concerto No. 4 in D Major (K. 218)

W.A. Mozart, Concerto No. 5 in A Major (K. 219)

W. A. Mozart, Rondo in C Major for violin and orchestra (K. 373)

W. A. Mozart, Sinfonia Concertante for Violin and Viola in E flat Major (K. 364)

N. Paganini, Violin Concerto No. 1 in D Major (Op. 6)

N. Paganini, Violin Concerto No. 2 in B minor (Op. 7)

S. Prokofiev, Concerto No. 1 in D Major (Op. 19)

M. Ravel, Tzigane - Rhapsody de Concert

C. Saint-Saëns, Concerto No. 3 in B minor (Op. 61)

C. Saint-Saëns, Havanaise

C. Saint-Saëns, Introduction et Rondo Capriccioso

P. d. Sarasate, Carmen Fantasie (Op. 25)

J. Sibelius, Concerto in D minor (Op. 47)

P. Tchaikovsky, Concerto in D Major (Op. 35)

P. Tchaikovsky, Valse-Scherzo in C Major (Op. 34)

H. Vieuxtemps, Violin Concerto No. 5 in A minor (Op. 37)

A. Vivaldi, Four Seasons

A. Waxman, Carmen Fantasie

H. Wieniawski, Violin Concerto No. 1 in F sharp minor (Op. 14)

H. Wieniawski, Violin Concerto No 2 in D minor (Op. 22)

H. Wieniawski, Polonaise de Concert in D Major (Op. 4, No. 1)

H. Wieniawski, Polonaise (No. 2) Brilliant in A Major (Op. 21)

H. Wieniawski, Fantaisie Brillante on Themes from Gounod’s “Faust” (Op. 20)

 

If you are interested in working with InMo, please get in touch with the EMCY Office.

 

 

 

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