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Concert: Päivikki Nykter & Cecilia Kim
The “Pleasure of Your Company” music series sponsored by the Scripps Ranch Friends of the Library presents violinist Päivikki Nykter and cellist Cecilia Kim on Sunday, May 9, at 2:30 p.m. in the informal and intimate setting of the Scripps Miramar Ranch Library Center.
A native of Finland, Päivikki Nykter is a graduate of the Sibelius Academy in Helsinki. She has held positions in many orchestras including the Helsinki Philharmonic and has appeared as a guest artist in several international music festivals. She has maintained her passion for new music, premiering numerous works written for her, and has worked with a number of notable contemporary composers. She was Artist-in-Residence at the UCSD Music Department 1994-2006.
Cecilia Kim is a native of Daegu, Korea, and began performing at a young age. She received bachelor's and master's degrees from Daegu Catholic University, where she later held a faculty position. She has made acclaimed solo appearances with numerous orchestras in South Korea. After coming to United States, she earned a master's degree from San Diego State University and received a faculty appointment at the University of San Diego.
There is no charge for the concert, although donations are appreciated. Meet the artists at a complimentary reception following the concert.