THE ARTS ASSOCIATION OF EAST ALABAMA PRESENts
national symphony orchestra of cuba
Enrique Perez Mesa, Music Director.
Yekwon Sunwoo, 2017 Gold Medalist, Van Cliburn International Piano Competition
Following its acclaimed first national tour of the United States in 2012, the National Symphony Orchestra of Cuba returns to America featuring the winner of the 2017 Van Cliburn International Piano Competition, Yekwon Sunwoo of South Korea.
"...Not your standard, run-of-the-mill classical musical ensemble. In most conventional symphony orchestras, the members of the first violin section do not leap to their feet to dance while they play, but the Cubans do." - Toronto Star