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… this latest Chopin Competition winner can stand proud next to the likes of such illustrious past winners as Pollini, Argerich and Zimermann
— The Pianist, February, 2016

Benefit Concert with Seong-jin Cho

Beethoven Egmont Overture
Dvorak Czech Suite
Chopin Piano Concerto No. 1 in E minor

Seong Jin Cho, Piano
Jun Kim, Conductor

For one very special night, Korean Rising Star Pianist Seong Jin Cho, Gold Medalist of the 2015 Chopin Piano Competition, will perform a benefit performance with the Washington Chamber Orchestra. Concert proceeds will support the Washington Chamber Orchestra Endowment, ensuring its mission in the future, “Making Classical Music More Accessible to Everyone in the Community.”  The concert includes Seongjin Cho, performing Chopin’s Piano Concerto No.1, the piece he played in the final round of the Chopin Competition.

Earlier Event: October 14
Cycle 1B- SAT. OCT. 14 Fairfax, VA
Later Event: March 23
Cycle 2A- FRI. MAR. 23 Columbia, MD