‘Her mastery of phrasing and of the dramatic dimension open her the doors to worlds as different as those of Poulenc, Chausson and Fauré.’
– Gérard Condé (Diapason, october 2016)
‘It is not only her command of the violin that is impressive; it is her musical sensitivity, her seeking towards the truth of the music, that marks her out.’
– Steven Isserlis
27 March 2023
Wigmore Hall - Boccherini
1PM at Wigmore Hall
With Steven Isserlis, cello; Jonian Ilias Kadesha, violin; Eivind Ringstad, viola; Vashti Hunter, cello; Lucy Shaw, double bass; Maggie Cole, harpsichord
BOCCHERINI: String Quintet in D minor Op. 13 No. 4
BOCCHERINI: Cello Concerto No. 7 in G
10 April 2023
Lunchtime Recital - Perth Concert Hall
at 12:45PM - recorded by BBC Radio 3
With Sam Armstrong, piano
BRAHMS: Violin Sonata No.2 in A, Op.100
JOSEF SUK: Burlesque from 4 Pieces, Op.18
MARTINU: Sonata No.3, H.303
07 May 2023
till 11th May 2023. Kronberg - Chamber Music Festival
"Alumni and Friends"
Born in France, to a French father and Korean mother, Irène Duval grew up in Japan and Hong Kong before returning to France at the age of 11. Since graduating from the Conservatoire de Paris and Kronberg Academy Irène is firmly establishing herself as a compelling and versatile performer.
Praised for her infinite delicacy (Le Populaire du centre), astonishing virtuosity (Revelation Classiques, Prades) and her mastery of phrasing and of the dramatic dimension(Diapason), Irène has won multiple international competitions and is an active performer of concerti, recitals and chamber music.
Schubert Quintet concert for IMS 50th Anniversary celebration is available for listening on BBC Radio 3 website.