24 Hours SCHUBERT - 【The Complete Symphonies】Symphony No. 1 & Symphony No.2
F. SCHUBERT: Symphony No. 1 in D Major, D. 82
F. SCHUBERT: Symphony No. 2 in B-flat Major, D. 125
Orchestra｜Kaohsiung Symphony Orchestra
Principal Conductor of Kaohsiung Symphony Orchestra (KSO), YANG Chih-chin is a renowned conductor in his generation in Taiwan. Born in 1969, he graduated from The Russian Academy of Gnesin, Moscow, Russia, and studied with Miroslav RUSIN, Filex CHEN Chiu-sheng, András LIGETI, Gunther HERBIG, Michael JUROWSKI. Before joining KSO, YANG served as the Assistant Conductor of Taipei Symphony Orchestra, the Conductor of Opera Studio of National Chiang Kai-shek Cultural Center, Taiwan.
YANG obtains great success in performance from the public by his passion for music, rich orchestral color control capabilities, excellent rhythm, and faithful interpretation of the score.
YANG has performed with many excellent soloists including Vadim REPIN, Ivo POGORELICH, Andrei GAVRILOV, Sergei NAKARIAKOV, Akiko SUWANAI, Valentina LISITSA, Konstantin LIFSCHITZ, Gavriel LIPKIND, Alban GERHARDT, YANG Wen-sinn, Ilya GRINGOLTS, Alexei VOLODIN, Tsuyoshi TSUTSUMI, LIN Cho-liang, HU Nai-yuan, LIU Meng-chieh.
YANG has worked with and conducted Svetlanov Symphony Orchestra of Russia, Voronezh Philharmonic Orchestra, Württemberg Philharmonic Reutlingen, Bulgarian State Opera Burgas, Filarmonica Brasov, Kanazawa Ensemble Orchestra of Japan, Taipei Symphony Orchestra, National Taiwan Symphony Orchestra and Nanjing Jiangsu Symphony. Highlights in the recent season, 2017, YANG was invited to Kanazawa Japan with KSO, performing in the Spring Green Music Festival where they were highly acclaimed by critics and reviews.
Kaohsiung Symphony Orchestra (KSO)
Wherever there is music, there is you.
－A young orchestra moving forward with determination.
A city's orchestra is a rare and precious attribute for any place to have. The Kaohsiung Symphony Orchestra is a young, talented, and energetic orchestra that cooperates with internationally renowned conductors. The KSO strives to incorporate classical and cross-border performances into their repertoire, permeated with their unique passion.
The KSO was founded in 1981 and since 2009, the orchestra has played a pivotal role in the Kaohsiung Spring Arts Festival and successfully established the reputation of the "Kaohsiung Spring Arts Festival Grassland Concert." Over the past decade, the KSO has continued to absorb the encouragement and tempering of various international personalities to create a series of concerts performed jointly by famous domestic and foreign artists. During the pandemic, there was a series of online concerts that connected music with fans to soothe their hearts with the energy of music.
On the international stage, the KSO continuously receives international invitations to perform in many cities, gradually reaching beyond the borders and proudly taking the name of an international-level orchestra. The KSO moves firmly onwards with talent and strength while striving for growth.
Duration is 60 minutes
Venue: Concert Hall