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Watch and Listen: Pianist Il-Su Yoon Plays Bach and Schubert Live from the WRTI Performance Studio

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Korean pianist Il-Su Yoon warming up in the WRTI Performance Studio

Listen to Korean piano student Il-Su Yoon perform music of J.S. Bach and Schubert live from the WRTI 90.1 Performance Studio. WRTI's Kevin Gordon is host.

Watch the performance on WRTI's Facebook page!

Il-Su is a masters student of Dr. Carl Cranmer at West Chester University. She recently was selected by the University to be the recipient of the annual Jacobs Music Steinway Award, which is given at various universities to an outstanding pianist.

Born in Daejeon, Il-Su began playing the piano when she was six years old. At Daejeon High School, she won the Best Performer Award for three consecutive years and was also given several awards from the Samsung Scholarship Foundation. She graduated with honors from West Chester University and is currently in their Graduate Piano program, where she was awarded a full-tuition graduate assistantship.

Program for WRTI broadcast:

J. S. Bach:

The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book II
Prelude and Fugue in B Minor, BWV 893
 
F. Schubert:

Piano Sonata in C Minor, D. 958
I. Allegro