June Han, harp
Concert Date: Tuesday April 21, 2009, 8pm; Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall
Program: Spohr Fantasy for solo harp; Tailleferre Sonata for harp; Young Ja Lee Autoportrait II; Berio Sequenz II; Granados Valses Poeticos; Bach French Suite No. 3; Mchedelov Variations on a theme by Paganini
Biography: June Han holds a Premier Prix for Harp and for Chamber Music from the Conservatoire National Supérieur de Musique de Paris, a Master of Music and Artist Diploma degree from the Yale School of Music, and a Doctorate of Musical Arts degree from the Juilliard School. She is a member of Ensemble Sospeso, Sequitur Ensemble, Ensemble 21, and Manhattan Sinfonietta, New York's finest contemporary ensembles. and has collaborated with The Chamber Music Society, Orpheus Chamber Orchestra, Cygnus Ensemble, Jupiter Chamber Players, and Speculum Musucae. Ms. Han is an active orchestral player and performs regularly with the New York Philharmonic. Ms. Han’s appearances at summer music programs include the Aspen and Tanglewood festivals in the United States, Villecroze, Gargilesse and Nice festivals in France. She has played as a soloist with the Young Artists Orchestra in Aspen, the Colonial Symphony Orchestra in Morristown, NJ, the Durham-Oshawa Symphony Orchestra in Canada, and the OK Mozart Festival, OK. Her discography can be found at Mode, Bridge, Tzadik, New World Records, Naxos and Koch. Ms. Han is currently on the faculties of Yale School of Music, Columbia University, Pre-College Division at the Juilliard School, and Bowdoin International Music Festival.