Lecture/Recital: Recalling Innovation and Agency for Modern Times: The Life & Works of Henriette Renie (1875-1956) with co-presenter, Jaymee Haefner, Wednesday, June 19, 2019, 3:15PM
Scholarly lecture examining Rene’s life and contributions to the harp, including an examination of her compositions, Ballade fantastique and Concerto en ut mineur.
Master Series Panel Discussion: Competition Preparation, Friday, June 21, 2019, 3:00PM & 3:45PM
Known for her bold artistry and diverse repertoire, Ann Yeung enjoys a multi-faceted creative career. Prizewinner in numerous international and national harp competitions, Ms. Yeung has judged competitions throughout the world, premiered over 60 new works, and authored articles published internationally. She performs with flutist Jonathan Keeble, as the Aletheia Duo. The duo has released two CD’s Voyage: American Works for Flute & Harp and Song of the Black Swan. Ms. Yeung is the Professor of Harp at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and principal harpist for the Sinfonia de Camera. Ms. Yeung holds the Doctorate of Music, Master of Music, and Bachelor of Music degrees as well as the Performer’s Certificate and Artist Diploma from Indiana University studying with Susann McDonald.