February 18, 2016 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Brandywine River Museum of Art
1 Hoffman's Mill Rd
Chadds Ford, PA 19317
Hillary K. Holland

Come to a winter program called Music on the Brandywine: Timotheos Petrin & Sejoon Park.

Enjoy a performance by rising stars in the world of classical music.  Award-winning performers Timotheos Petrin (cello) and Sejoon Park (piano) will perform a selection of works sure to please all music lovers.

Sejoon Park and Timotheos Petrin

Timotheos Petrin is a winner of the Astral Artists’ 2015 National Auditions.  A native of Thessaloniki, Greece, Russian-Greek cellist Timotheos Petrin has appeared as a soloist, chamber musician, and orchestral musician across Europe, Asia, and North America.  Mr. Petrin has appeared as a soloist with the Athens State Symphony Orchestra, the Thessaloniki State Symphony orchestra, the Greek Turkish Youth Orchestra, the Kennett Square Symphony Orchestra and has served as principal cellist of the Curtis Symphony Orchestra.  Mr. Petrin is a Lelia A. Wike Fellow at the Curtis Institute of Music, where he studies with Carter Brey and Peter Wiley.  As part of “Curtis on Tour,” he has appeared at Kumho Art Hall (Seoul), Taipei National University of the Arts, Lee Hysan Concert Hall (Hong Kong), and the Hochschule für Music Carl Maria von Weber (Dresden).

Sejoon Park is a winner of the Astral Artists’ 2014 National Auditions. Sejoon Park was born to cellist parents in Seoul, Korea, and made his orchestral debut with Korea’s Busan Philharmonic Orchestra at the age of ten.  Mr. Park has received top prizes from the New Orleans International Piano Competition, the PianoArts Competition, the Southeastern Piano Competition, and the King Award for Young Artists.  A PianoArts Fellow and Volunteer Artist for Sing for Hope, Mr. Park participates in musical outreach activities across the United States.  Mr. Park holds a Bachelor of Music degree from the Peabody Institute of The John Hopkins University and a Master’s degree from The Julliard School. He is currently continuing studies as an Artist Diploma candidate at the Peabody Institute.

Advanced tickets cost $15; members, $12; and students, $8 through February 15.  Prices then increase to $25; members, $20; and students, $10.


Robert Schumann (1810-1856): Fantasiestűcke, Op.73

I. Zart und mit Ausdruck (Tender and with expression)
II. Lebhaft, leicht (Lively, light)
III. Rasch und mit Feuer (Quick and with fire)

Richard Strauss (1846-1949): Sonata for Cello and Piano, Op.6

I. Allegro con brio
II. Andante ma non troppo
III. Finale. Allegro vivo

Manuel de Falla (1876-1946): Suite populaire espagnole

El paño moruno

Renowned for its holdings of the Wyeth family of artists, the Brandywine River Museum of Art features galleries dedicated to the work of N. C. Wyeth, Andrew Wyeth, and Jamie Wyeth.  The Museum’s outstanding Heritage Collection is a cross section of American art, with a special focus on artistic practice in the Brandywine Valley.  Nineteenth- and twentieth-century landscape paintings testify to the beauty which drew well-known artists to the area.  Important portraits, still life paintings and notable holdings in American illustration add diversity and breadth to this unique collection.