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The viola solo has the instrument muted, which produces a near early-music timbre—Sung captured this quality with no loss in body, and carried the music with an expressive legato.
New York Classical Review
“...she broke free of any elegiac restrictions, almost shouting out the counterpoint, her solo instrument becoming a near orchestra in itself. It was a stunning performance for a work totally unknown to this scribe."
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"The other Stravinsky soloist was equally dynamic in a work which showed the supposedly emotionless “late” Stravinsky in an Elegy for solo viola. The performer, Lisa Sung, played this very sensitive work almost entirely with double-stopping for a contrapuntal, Baroque feeling. Ms. Sung...
Juilliard’s new music ensemble AXIOM, under the superb leadership of conductor Jeffrey Milarsky, took the stage at Alice Tully Hall Friday night with a colorful program of 20th century modernist music. Led by the towering Igor Stravinsky, the concert featured the too-infrequent chance to hear...
[인터뷰] 줄리아드 음대 잇달아 입학한 성리사․세라 자매   “중요한 것은 테크닉보다 자신만의 개성”    지난 26일 푸동한인연합교회에 비올라 이중주의 아름다운 선율이 울려 퍼졌다. 2년 간격을...
  "나만의 색깔로 마음을 움직이는 연주를 해야 한다”   “뛰어난 테크닉은 기본이다. 하지만 로봇처럼 연주하면 질색한다. 자기만의 색깔로 사람들의 마음을 움직이는 연주를 해야 한다. 그래서 즐기면서...
호주동포 자매, 줄리아드에 전액 장학생으로 입학   성리사·세라, 2년 차이로 잇달아 합격…한인 첫 사례(서울=연합뉴스) 왕길환 기자 = 호주동포 1.5세 자매가 미국의 명문 음악대학인 줄리아드에 잇달아 전액...
Translation: ”Viola student Lisa Sung set a new record by achieving a perfect score from faculty at the Juilliard School audition. Lisa recently graduated from MLC private high school in Sydney and was fortunate to receive Juilliard’s new scholarship, provided by the school’s...