Based on the advice and guidance of Montefiore Nyack Hospital professionals, the Nyack Library is suspending all public programs. Given the hourly developments with the Coronavirus/COVID-19 epidemic, we think it is in the best interest of our patrons and staff to reduce the opportunity to exposure and spread of the disease. We have not learned of any cases of the disease linked to the Library, and we would like to keep it that way. To do so, we will need your cooperation and assistance. We will do our best to reschedule this program at a future date to be determined. We will notify you when this program has been rescheduled so you can be re-registered. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact our Programs Staff at 845-358-3370 x244 or email email@example.com.
KYUNGHEE KIM has delighted audiences with her concert and operatic performances
throughout Europe, Asia, Latin America and the United States. Engagements this season include: include: a solo recital at the Opera America
National Opera Center in New York; soloist in Mozart’s Exultate, jubilate with
Bergen Symphony Orchestra; Saint-Saëns’ Oratorio de Noël with Central Park West
Presbyterian Church in New York; World Premiere Contemporary Music at Symphony
Space in New York; appearances with Voce con Trio in New Jersey and
Pennsylvania. Other recent
appearances: soloist with Concierto Sinfonia
de Gala in Lima, Peru; additional concerts in Mexico and New York; soloist in
Bach’s Mass in B Minor with St. George Episcopal in Newburgh, NY. Ms. Kim made her professional recital debut
in her native Seoul, Korea, followed by a European debut in Vienna with the
Richard Wagner Opera Society. She has
appeared many times in China, where one of her performances was the first
professional Western recital ever presented in the Hunan province.
recent seasons, Ms. Kim has been a soloist with Music from Above Foundation,
teaching master classes and performing in orchestral and televised
performances, such as Concierto con Orchestra Sinfonica Juvenile de Yucatan in
Merida, Mexico; Anfiteatro Eva Peron del Parque Centenario in Argentina;
Universidad Mariano Galvez in Guatemala and in Paraguay, as well as concerts in
Turkey and Kazakhstan.
for her elegant interpretations, her opera roles, primarily performed with
Teatro Carlo Felice, Lyric Opera of New Jersey and Bronx Opera, include
Violetta in La Traviata, Mimi in La Bohème, the title role in Madama Butterfly,
Liu in Turandot, Magda in La Rondine, Micäela in Carmen and Pamina in Die
Zauberflöte. As an oratorio/symphonic
soloist, audiences have also enjoyed her performances of Beethoven’s Ninth
Symphony, Haydn’s The Creation, Mendelssohn’s Elijah and Handel’s Messiah at
esteemed venues, including Avery Fisher Hall (at Lincoln Center) and Carnegie
frequent soloist with Westchester Symphonic Winds in New York, Ms. Kim most
recently performed in a program entitled Ayre & Space, as well as singing
in Washington, DC’s One Month Festival, a program featuring performing artists
in 27 countries over a one month period.
Kim received her Bachelor’s degree from Seoul National University and her
Master’s degree in Voice from the Manhattan School of Music.
Doors open at 7:00 PM. A $10 donation is requested at the door in support of The Friends of the Nyack Library who make this series possible.