Recent Concerts

2020

MCM "Summer Breeze" Digital Kunst Project Bass Quartet Instagram Live Concert

Date
Wednesday, June 24, 2020
Venue

MCM Cheongdam Headquarters, Seoul, Korea

Performers

Mikyung Sung, double bass

Manki Kim, double bass

Jaesun Park, double bass

Jung Su Lee, double bass

Recital at IBK Chamber Hall

Date
Saturday, May 30, 2020
Venue

IBK Chamber Hall at Seoul Arts Center, Seoul, Korea

Performers

Mikyung Sung, double bass

Ilya Rashkovskiy, piano

Program

Schubert: 'Ständchen' from Schwanengesang

Mendelssohn: Cello Sonata No. 2, Op. 58

Rachmaninoff: Cello Sonata, Op. 19

KBS Classic FM Music Room Broadcast with Bass Quartet

Date
Wednesday, May 27, 2020
Venue

KBS Studios, Seoul, South Korea

Performers

Mikyung Sung, double bass

Manki Kim, double bass

Jieun Seo, double bass

Roheon Go, double bass

Program

Tony Osborne: Pink Elephant

Tony Osborne: All in a Day's Work

Bach: Air from Orchestral Suite No. 3

Giorgi Makhoshvili: Organic

Vivaldi: 'Spring' from The Four Seasons

Notes

Replay (in Korean):

  • Pink Elephant 2:45
  • All in a Day's Work 18:24
  • Bach Air from 3rd Orchestral Suite 38:02
  • Giorgi Makhoshvili Organic 41:17
  • Vivaldi "Spring" from The Four Seasons 51:54

TBS FM 95.1 Radio Interview and Performance (with Eung Kwang Lee and So Young Lee)

Date
Tuesday, May 19, 2020
Venue

TBS FM 95.1 Radio Studio, Seoul, Korea

Performers

Mikyung Sung, double bass

So Young Lee, piano

Program

Schubert: 'Ständchen' from Schwanengesang

Notes

Also accompanied Eung Kwang Lee in a selection from Tannhäuser.

CANCELED: Seoul Spring Festival of Chamber Music Opening Concert "Beethoven's Contemporaries"

Date
Wednesday, May 13, 2020
Venue

Sejong Chamber Hall, Seoul, South Korea

Performers

Ji Yeong Mun, piano

Dong-Suk Kang, violin

Yewon Kim, violin

Sang-Jin Kim, viola

Steven Doane, cello

Mikyung Sung, double bass

Hyeri Yoon, flute

Jerry Jae-il Chae, clarinet

Program

Krogulski: Piano Octet

 
Notes

THE FESTIVAL IS POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

Program also includes Hummel Piano Trio, Boccherini Guitar Quintet, and Beethoven-Liszt Ode to Joy for Two Pianos, with different performers.

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KBS Classic FM Music Room Radio Interview and Performance

Date
Wednesday, April 08, 2020
Venue

KBS Studios, Seoul, South Korea

Performers

Mikyung Sung, double bass

Inja Choi, piano

Program

Piazzolla: Kicho

Monti: Czardas

Paganini: Fantasy on a theme by Rossini from “Mose in Egitto” 

Proto: A Carmen Fantasy for Double Bass and Piano [© Frank Proto, published by Liben Music]

Interview (in Korean)

Notes

Replay. (Freezes at 12 seconds and cannot restart, unless skipped past before reaching that point!)

(In Korean)

All musical tracks on SoundCloud »

TBS FM 95.1 Radio Interview and Performance

Date
Thursday, April 02, 2020
Venue

TBS FM 95.1 Radio Studio, Seoul, Korea

Performers

Mikyung Sung, double bass

Han Bin Chyung, piano

Program

Elgar: Salut d'Amour, Op. 12

Fryba: Gigue from Suite in the Olden Style

Interview (in Korean)

Notes

Includes interview (in Korean) and piano performance of Debussy's Clair de Lune.

"Against Coronavirus" Livestream from Yul House

Date
Tuesday, March 31, 2020
Venue

Yul House Recording Studio, Dogok-dong, Seoul, Korea

Performers

Mikyung Sung, double bass

Inja Choi, piano

Program

Bruch: Kol Nidrei

Egilsson: An Old Fashioned Bass Piece [© Árni Egilsson, published by Hofmeister]

Koussevitzky: Chanson Triste for Double-bass and Piano, Op. 2

Koussevitzky: Valse Miniature, for Double-bass and Piano, Op.1

Saint-Saens: 'The Elephant' from Carnival of the Animals

Notes

Livestream presented by BOM Arts Project. (In Korean) 

Also played excerpts from the 1st movement of the Misek Sonata and 3rd movement of the Koussevitzky Concerto.

"Against Coronavirus" Livestream from Sha Music Academy

Date
Wednesday, March 11, 2020
Venue

Naver V Live livecast

Performers

Mikyung Sung, double bass

Da-i Jung, piano

Program

Bottesini: Elegy No. 1

Gliere: Intermezzo and Tarantella, Op. 9

Massenet: Meditation from Thaïs

Elgar: Salut d'Amour, Op. 12

Kreisler: Liebeslied

Bottesini: Elegy No. 2 (Romanza Drammatica)

Fryba: Gigue from Suite in the Olden Style

Notes

Livecast from Sha Music Academy, sponsored by BOM Arts Project - "The Show Must Go On." (In Korean)

2020 RAUM New Year's Concert

Date
Tuesday, January 21, 2020
Venue

The Raum, Seoul, Korea

Performers

Mikyung Sung, double bass

So Young Lee, piano

Program

Bottesini: Fantasia on Bellini's 'La Sonnambula'

Notes

Includes reception, dinner, after-party, and performance by baritone Lee Eung Kwang and guitarist Kim Hyun Kyu.

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2019

745th The House Concert 2019 Gala Concert

Date
Saturday, December 28, 2019
Venue

Daehakro Artist's House, Seoul, South Korea

Performers

Mikyung Sung, double bass

Minjung Kim, flute

Sunyul Lee, clarinet

Program

Devienne: Trio for Flute, Clarinet and Bassoon, Op. 61 No. 5

Seongnam Philharmonic 2019

Date
Friday, April 19, 2019
Venue

Seongnam Concert Center, Seongnam, South Korea

Performers

Mikyung Sung, double bass

Gum Nanse, conductor

Seongnam Philharmonic Orchestra

Program

Proto: A Carmen Fantasy for Double Bass and Orchestra [© Frank Proto, published by Liben Music]

Saint-Saens: 'The Swan" from The Carnival of the Animals

Notes

Along with four orchestral overtures.

Kukje Art Hall 2019

Date
Wednesday, March 27, 2019
Venue

Kukje Art Hall, Seoul, South Korea

Performers

Mikyung Sung, double bass

Ilya Rashkovskiy, piano

Program

Schubert: Sonata in A minor for Arpeggione and Piano, D. 821

Franck: Violin Sonata in A Major

681st The House Concert

Date
Friday, January 11, 2019
Venue

Yul House Recording Studio, Dogok-dong, Seoul, Korea

Performers

Mikyung Sung, double bass

Ilya Rashkovskiy, piano

Program

Schubert: Sonata in A minor for Arpeggione and Piano, D. 821

Egilsson: European Memories for Solo Double Bass  [© Árni Egilsson, published by Hofmeister]

Franck: Violin Sonata in A Major

Koussevitzky: Chanson Triste for Double-bass and Piano, Op. 2

Bottesini: Allegretto Capriccio

2018

Scharoun Ensemble Berlin & SOA Chamber Concert

Date
Wednesday, November 28, 2018
Venue

Shanghai Symphony Chamber Hall

Performers

Mikyung Sung, double bass

Scharoun Ensemble Berlin and Shanghai Orchestra Academy Students

Program

Bizet: Carmen Suite for Octet, arranged by A.N.Tarkmann

Notes

Program also included other works by Beethoven, Penderecki, Puccini, Mozart, and Mendelssohn.

648th The House Concert

Date
Tuesday, July 31, 2018
Venue

Daehakro Artist's House, Seoul, South Korea

Performers

Mikyung Sung, double bass

Jaemin Shin, piano

Program

Bottesini: Elegy No. 2 (Romanza Drammatica)

Monti: Czardas

Notes

Gala closing concert of the One Month Festival 2018.

640th The House Concert

Date
Monday, July 09, 2018
Venue

Daehakro Artist's House, Seoul, South Korea

Performers

Mikyung Sung, double bass

Jaemin Shin, piano

Program

Hindemith: Sonata for Double Bass and Piano

Mendelssohn: Cello Sonata No. 2, Op. 58

Bottesini: Capriccio di Bravura

Franck: Violin Sonata in A Major

Rachmaninoff: Cello Sonata, Op. 19, 3rd movement

Gliere: Tarantella from Two Pieces for Double Bass and Piano, Op. 9

Notes

One Month Festival 2018

One Month Festival 2018 Concert for Students

Date
Friday, July 06, 2018
Venue

Chungdang Elementary School / Gangwon Hoengseong, Seoul, South Korea

Performers

Mikyung Sung, double bass

Jaemin Shin, piano

Program

Bottesini: Capriccio di Bravura

Gliere: Intermezzo and Tarantella, Op. 9

Saint-Saens: 'The Swan" from The Carnival of the Animals

Elgar: Salut d'Amour, Op. 12

Massenet: Meditation from Thaïs

Mendelssohn: Cello Sonata No. 2, Op. 58, 1st movement

'A Whole New World' from Aladdin, by Alan Menken [© Walt Disney]

Music from Beauty and the Beast, by Alan Menken [© Walt Disney]

'All I Ask of You' from Phantom of the Opera [© Andrew Lloyd Weber]

One Month Festival 2018 Opening Performance – Promenade Concert

Date
Sunday, July 01, 2018
Venue

Marronnier Park, Seoul, South Korea

Performers

Mikyung Sung, double bass

Jaemin Shin, piano

Program

Massenet: Meditation from Thaïs

Elgar: Salut d'Amour, Op. 12

Gliere: Tarantella from Two Pieces for Double Bass and Piano, Op. 9