The Kangnam Hakbo
He is "probably the most famous player in Europe at the moment." That is how German School of Music Weimar professor Philipp Jundt describes Italian flutist Davide Formisano, who dazzled his audience last Saturday with a commanding performance at Seoul Arts Center. Accompanied by Professor Jundt, also on the flute, and pianist Ji Seok-young, Formisano began his recital with C.P. Bach's "Trio sonata d-moll", taking listeners on a musical journey that, as Formisano described it, covered "a large spectrum of almost the [entire] flute repertoire." He closed the formal portion of his program alongside guest flutist Yoon Hyun-im with an energetic, practically athletic, performance of Doppler's "Rigoletto fantasie".
Throughout his nearly two-hour performance, Davide Formisano demonstrated his mastery of articulation
Date Dec 5, 2012