John Thorne, flute

Friday, April 14, 2023 at 7:30pm CDT

Galvin Recital Hall

With Yuan-Qing Yu, violin; Weijing Wang Michal, viola; and Kay Kim, piano

Bienen faculty flutist John Thorne is former associate principal flute of the Houston Symphony and previously served as principal flute of the San Antonio Symphony. Faculty violinist Yuan-Qing Yu and faculty violist Weijing Wang Michal are members of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra. Pianist Kay Kim has appeared in recital with members of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, New York Philharmonic, and Metropolitan Opera Orchestra. They present a chamber recital program ranging from the late Baroque to the 21st century.

Johan Halvorsen, Passacaglia on a Theme from G. F. Handel, Op. 20, No. 2
J. S. Bach, Trio Sonata from The Musical Offering for Flute, Violin, and Piano, BWV 1079
Maurice Duruflé, Prelude, Recitative, and Variations, Op. 3 for flute, viola, and piano
Ludwig van Beethoven, Serenade in D Major for Flute, Violin, and Viola, Op. 25

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Tickets are $8 for the general public and $5 for students with valid ID.

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Mary B. Galvin Recital Hall


70 Arts Circle Drive
Evanston, IL 60208
United States

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Located in the Ryan Center for the Musical Arts, this 400-seat hall features a 40-foot glass wall offering views of Lake Michigan and the Chicago skyline. Undulating walls of Forest Stewardship Council–certified wood, covered with a thin layer of African moabi wood, provide optimal acoustics, and the hall is equipped with state-of-the-art sound and video equipment for recording.