On May 1 and 2, spiritual leaders, front-line workers, storytellers, artists, activists all came together in a 24-hour global livestream titled “The Call to Unite.“ Guests included three former US Presidents, Oprah Winfrey, Yo-Yo Ma, April Lavigne, Quincy Jones, Deepak Chopra…and 14-year old #VirtualHeifetz2020 student SoHyun Ko, who performed Paganini’s Caprice No. 1 from her apartment in Seoul, South Korea.
Check out SoHyun’s contribution to the world-wide effort below, and you can see a lot more excerpts from the remarkable event by clicking here.!
SoHyun and her fellow #VirtualHeifetz2020 students will be performing a lot this summer, and you will get the chance to see them in our upcoming Stars of Tomorrow concerts as part of of Rubato, the Heifetz Institute’s new Virtual Concert Hall initiative. You can also click here to subscribe to our Video of the Week features.