“A first-rate artist of rare musical command, vitality, brilliance and intensity” – Chicago Tribune
Update: Gomyo gives world premiere of Samuel Adams’ Chamber Concerto in Chicago.
In May, 2018, Karen Gomyo performed the world premiere of Samuel Adams’ new Chamber Concerto, with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra and Esa-Pekka Salonen, to great critical acclaim. The work was written for her and commissioned by the CSO to celebrate the 20th anniversary of its MusicNow series. Reviews: Chicago Tribune, Chicago Classical Review, Classical Voice America
September 14, 15: Grand Rapids Symphony / Marcelo Lehninger / Barber Concerto
September 22: Shreveport Symphony / Michael Butterman / Shostakovich Concerto 1
October 12, 13, 14: Oregon Symphony / Michal Nesterowicz / Sibelius Concerto