Welcome our cultural exchange partner, Bejing’s National Centre for the Performing Arts Orchestra.
A quartet of musicians performed a concert at Deoksu Palace, a walled compound of palaces in Seoul that was inhabited by members of Korea's royal family. Assistant Principal Second Violin Dara Morales warms up prior to the performance. Photo by Jan Regan.
(L to r): Morales, Principal Second Violin Kimberly Fisher, cellist John Koen, and Principal Viola Choong-Jin Chang. Photo by Jan Regan.
The quartet performed in a beautiful hall at the Deoksu Palace complex. Photo by Jan Regan.
The Orchestra musicians were joined by Kyungso Park on the gayageum, a traditional Korean zither-like string instrument. Photo by Jan Regan.
A group photo after the performance. The audience members were all asked to remove their shoes and put on slippers to help protect the beautiful floors. Photo by Jan Regan.