On November 12 at Seoul Arts Center, Seong-Jin Cho accompanies the Berlin Philharmonic on their tour of Asia, playing Beethoven’s majestic Piano Concerto No. 4. Also on the program is Strauss’ monumental tone poem Ein Heldenleben op. 40, led by Kirill Petrenko. This tour marks Cho’s first time collaborating with Maestro Petrenko.

In his favorite museum, the Leeum Museum of Art in Seoul, Seong-Jin discusses the inseparable connection between fine art and classical music:

Photo: Christoph Köstlin / Deutsche Grammophon