Yunchan Lim finds transcendenceAlbum Of The Week
From the Lebrecht Album of the Week:
The world awoke to Yunchan Lim in the Rachmaninov concerto final of the Van Cliburn competition when the conductor, Marin Alsop, was seen wiping away a tear in wonderment at this astonishing young talent. Just 19 at the time, Yunchan has been pursued ever since with media deals. He says he prefers to spend his time on a Korean mountain, contemplating infinity.
This, his debut recording, is a live take of the semi-final round of the Van Cliburn…
In The Critic here.
In Czech here.