Smbatyan to Conduct Korean Chamber Orchestra in Boston Concert


Conductor Sergey Smbatyan

Conductor Sergey Smbatyan

BOSTON — Swiss Gart will present the Korean Chamber Orchestra on US tour celebrating its 50th Anniversary in 2015 after great success during its European tour in February this year.

The concert will be held on the  October 31 at 8 p.m. at the  in New England Conservatory Jordan Hall.

New world star mezzo soprano Carly Paoli, who recently performed at Terme di Caracalla in Rome with Jose Carreras and Andrea Bocelli, will participate in this event thanks to EMMA for Peace.

Ino Mirkovic, UNESCO Artist for Peace and violinist, will perform together with Paoli.

South Korean violinist Soyoung Yoon one of the brightest violinists of her generation, will also perform.

Conductor of the concert will be Sergey Smbatyan who was honored with the French Medal of Arts and Letters as Knight.

Tickets are available online at www.necmusic.edu by Box Office at 290 Huntington Ave, Boston or.

The program includes works by  Zwilich, Weill, Musumarra, Obradors, Gershwin, Piazzolla, Mendelssohn and Elgar.