Bass-baritone Jussi Juola and pianist Eun Hye Kang perform in G Livelab's first lied concert to present lied classics with the theme of "heroes and anti-heroes". The concert will feature music by Toivo Kuula, Robert Schumann, Maurice Ravel, Franz Schubert and Hugo Wolf. G Livelab's series of lied concerts will continue in the fall of 2020 and is curated in collaboration with soprano Suvi Väyrynen.
Jussi Juola studied at the Hochschule für Musik Carl Maria von Weber Dresden. He is the winner of the 4th Prize of the Mirjam Helin competition in 2019 and the 2nd Prize of the Lappeenranta Singing Competition in 2016. He will also sing in Tampere Opera’s production of Carmen in 2020.
South Korean pianist Eun Hye Kang studied in Dresden where she is currently working as a répétiteur. She has won, among others, the 2nd Prize in Concorso Internazionale di Musica Euterpe and the 3rd Prize in Schubert und die Musik der Moderne competition together with Jussi Juola.