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Black Tie International:
Water for Haiti Benefit Concert

Water for Haiti Benefit Concert


Water for Haiti Benefit Concert

Presented By

The World Water Organization

Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center
8 PM

March 13, 2010 


The World Water Organization is pleased to present an evening of beautiful music by seven world-renown artists to help us bring life-giving water to the millions of Haitian people so dramatically affected by the recent devastating earthquake.

Here are the highlights of some of our performers for the evening.

Hai-Kyung Suh transfixes audiences with her passionate musicality and dramatic expressiveness. Having resoundingly made the difficult transition from prodigy to self-confident Old Master (New York Concert Review), Ms Suh endures as one of the most sublime interpreters of 19th century virtuoso piano repertoire and the classic works of Bach, Mozart, Beethoven, Schubert, Chopin, Liszt, Schumann, Brahms and Rachmaninoff.

Chin Kim - Acclaimed for his deep musicality and virtuosity, Chin is one of the most versatile, and sought-after of violinists today, has been performing extensively around the world as guest artist with orchestras as those of Philadelphia, St. Louis, Montréal, and Atlanta with conductors like Leonard Slatkin, John Nelson, Myung Whun Chung, and Sixten Ehrling. As recitalist, Kim appeared in major halls of New York, Boston, Philadelphia, Chicago, Montréal, Toronto, Brussels, and Seoul.

Joung Hoon Song - At the age of 10, Joung began his violin studies in South Korea. After winning the Seoul Philharmonic Concerto Soloist Competition, at age 15, he made his debut with the orchestra which was televised nationwide. Since then, Song has performed extensively around the world His numerous appearances as orchestra soloist include the Budapest Radio Symphony, Seoul Philharmonic and the Korean Symphony Orchestra. Joung Hoon Song’s performance venues include Weill Recital Hall, Carnegie Hall, and Paul Hall and Alice Tully Hall at Lincoln Center. Song has been featured on CBS radio’s Classical Music.

Daniel Ihn-Kyu Lee made his Carnegie Hall debut with Eve Queler and the Opera Orchestra of New York's production of La Gioconda. Among his operatic roles, he has sung Guglielmo in Cosi fan tutte, the title role in Gianni Schicchi, Figaro in Le nozze di Figaro and Peter in Hansel and Gretel. Lee has received numerous awards, including recognition from the Caruso International Competition and the Puccini Foundation International Voice Competition. He was a Metropolitan Opera National Council Audition Eastern Regional finalist. Lee received a full scholarship to The Juilliard School.

Damien Sneed is a sought after pianist, organist, vocal coach, conductor, composer, arranger, lecturer and producer he is a native of Augusta, Georgia and graduate of John S. Davidson Fine Arts School. Damien has studied at some of the finest conservatories and universities including Howard University, the Peabody Conservatory of Johns Hopkins University, New York University and the Manhattan School of Music. Damien Sneed’s professional affiliations include the City University of New York (CUNY), The Juilliard School, the Martina Arroyo Foundation, Jazz at Lincoln Center, New York University’s Clive Davis Department for Recorded Music.

Dusica Bijelic is a lyric soprano currently singing leading roles in Europe including La Contessa di Folleville in Il Viaggio A Reims in the Teatro Real in Madrid in April 2010, la Clorinda in La Cenerentola and Adelina in Adelina in Wildbad, Germany as part of the Rossini Festival in July 2010. Ms. Bijelic has studied with Raul Gimenez’s in Barcelona Concertante Academy (2009), was awarded full scholarship at the Opera Studio of Santa Cecilia in Rome under the direction of Renata Scotto (2008), and attended the Daniel Ferro Vocal Program in Greve Tuscany with full scholarship (2007-2009). She has given concerts and recitals in Hiroshima, Japan; Budapest and Miskolc, Hungary; Ljubljana, Slovenia; Vienna and Deutschlandsberg, Austria; Rome and Tuscany, Italy; Barcelona, Spain; and throughout Serbia. Ms. Bijelic sang in the Bel Canto festival in Rome in 2008. She made her performance debut at the National Theater of Belgrade in the Marriage of Figaro singing Susanna in 2005.

Ok-Ja Lim earned widespread critical acclaim for her many fine performances with opera companies across the United States and in Europe. She is mostly noted for her portrayal of Cio-Cio San, appearing in the role with the Arizona Opera in Tucson and Phoenix for her second season, with Nevada Opera Theatre in Las Vegas, Sarasota opera in Sarasota, FL, - “Giacomo Puccini Would Have Been Delighted! All the elements have come together on a top-quality level; Ok-Ja Lim’s voice is extraordinary, true, strong and warm. Add the inimitable charm of her movement, and you have found the ideal of what Cio-Cio San should be.”-The Music Scene by Herman Baar, The Longboat Observer----Florida, “Soprano Ok-Ja Lim is a Butterfly of the very highest calibre ... She’s simply wonderful; a strong, warm, effortless soprano, a major voice just waiting to be discovered, I have yet to see or hear a more beautiful Butterfly.” -Bright and Early with Gregg Whiteside, WQXR,
New York Times

More Info/Contact: 347.410.1501
George Assad  Chairman, Organizing Committee: "WATER For HAITI" Benefit Concert
Director, The World Water Organization  Tix Prices (3): $40, $100, $150



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