At the close of 2018, Thierry led the Seoul Philharmonic Orchestra on tour to Europe. Thierry and the orchestra were joined for the tour by pianist Sunwook Kim, a regular partner of the Seoul Philharmonic Orchestra and winner of prestigious piano competitions such as Clara Haskill and Leeds International Piano competitions.
The tour began at Geneva’s Victoria Hall on 25 November and visited the Teatro Nuovo Giovanni da Udine on 27 November, the KKL Luzerne on 29 November and Grenoble MC2 on 30 November before culminating with a performance at Auditorium, Maison de la Radio in Paris on 1 December. Thierry conducted a programme of Isang Yun’s Muak, Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 5 in E flat major, Op.73 ‘Emperor’, Schumann’s Piano Concerto in A minor, Op. 54 and Berlioz’s symphonic tour de force, Symphonie Fantastique.
See a selection of images from the tour below courtesy of photographer Taeuk Kang.