The Bergen Symphony Orchestra
Special Free Centennial Commemoration Concert
In Memory of Martyr Kwan-Soon Ryu
Saturday, March 2, 2019, 7:30 PM
Fort Lee High School Auditorium
3000 Lemoine Ave., Fort Lee, NJ 07024
Ticket: Free Admission
Jean Sibelius - Tone Poem "Finlandia" for Orchestra, Opus 26
Sung Hwan Choi - "Arirang Fantasy" for Orchestra
James Ra - Tone Poem "Lament" for Orchestra and in Memory of martyrs of 3.1 Uprising (World Premiere)
Pyotr Tchaikovsky - Symphony No. 6 in E minor, Opus 74, “Pathetique”
The Bergen Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Music Director Woomyung Choe, presents a Special Centennial Commemoration Concert with selections of the “songs” of man’s eternal struggles. This presentation commemorates the 3-1-1919 uprising and the courageous teenage schoolgirl who became the face of a nation’s collective yearning for freedom from Imperial Japan 100 years ago.
For more information, please visit the website www.bergensymphony.org.