Backstage with the New World Symphony
Each week Elena See introduces you to the best and brightest young instrumentalists at NWS. These young musicians who live in South Florida concentrate exclusively on working, practicing, studying and performing as full time orchestral musicians. The New World Symphony invites the world's best guest artists, coaches and conductors to work with the organization in a full season of concerts and community outreach programs. Join Elena See every Wednesday at 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. as she interviews one of the current Fellows and brings you musical highlights of upcoming concerts at NWS during their September 2012 through April 2013 season.
Wednesday, March 4, 2015
This week, we meet third year violin fellow Sunjoo Park. Sunjoo started on cello - but switched to violin after an encounter with a "strict and scary" teacher. Sunjoo talks about why she wants to continue her musical career in the US rather than returning to her native Korea. And, she explains why the NWS is the right environment in which to pursue her musical dreams.Listen Sunjoo Park