March 10, 3:00 PM
The stage will be full of rosin dust, as our concertmaster Charles Yoh takes centerstage as soloist performing the most important and popular part of the violin repertoire, Mendelssohn’s Violin Concerto. We’ll also showcase Dvořák at his best, with his Seventh Symphony, considered his most ambitious international symphonies.
DVOŘÁK Symphony No. 7 in D minor, Op. 70, B. 141
MENDELSSOHN Violin Concerto in E minor, Op. 64
About the Soloist
Charles Yoh, Violin
Born and raised in Southern California, Charles piano at eight-years-old and then switched to violin at 10. He has played played in the South Coast Youth Symphony Orchestra, the San Francisco Youth Symphony, the UC Berkley University Symphony Orchestra, the Orchestra l’Association Vivaldi Paris, the Charles Yoh String Quartet and the Redlands Community Orchestra. He studiedat UC Berkely and the Université de Grenoble, France. He has studied with members of the Daedalus String Quartet, the Enso String Quartet, the Telegraph String Quartet, as well as Janet Travers, Robin Cecil, and Juanita Jackson. He is a physician for Beaver Medical Group, enjoys spending time with his wife and two daughters, as well as his avid aquarist hobby.