Bowlin-Cho Duo

Bowlin-Cho Duo
Saturday, June 29, at 7:30 p.m.

Sponsored by Tony Zazula & Mark Chamberlain

Soloist and chamber musician David Bowlin has performed violin across multiple continents to critical acclaim, including performances at Lincoln Center’s Mostly Mozart Festival, Carnegie Hall’s Weill Recital Hall, and the Aspen Music Festival. In addition to the Bowlin-Cho duo, he is a member of the Oberlin Trio and founding member of the International Contemporary Ensemble.

Tony Cho has a multifaceted career as a recitalist, chamber musician, and opera and vocal coach. Notable performances include Weill Carnegie Hall in New York City, Zipper Hall in Los Angeles, Ganz Hall in Chicago, Meany Hall in Seattle, the Honolulu Museum of Art, Harris Concert Hall in Aspen, and many others. With Bowlin, their duo has appeared at the Kneisel Hall and Bowdoin International Chamber Music Festivals, Credo Chamber Music, Chamber Music Quad Cities, the International Chamber Music Festival of Thessaloniki, and others. Cho has taught at several esteemed institutions such as the Julliard School and the University of Southern California, and currently serves on the chamber music faculty at the Oberlin Conservatory of Music.

Learn more about Bowlin-Cho Duo at

"Great depth of feeling" – Avant Music New
"Formidable... combining dulcet sweetness of tone with incisive drive." – The Chicago Sun-Times
"Dynamic... brimming with crisp drama." – Adverse Effect Magazine


Sonata #18 in G Major for Violin & Piano, K. 301                               Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Sonata in g minor for Violin & Piano (1916-17)                                   Claude Debussy
Divertimento for Violin & Piano (after The Fairy’s Kiss)                       Igor Stravinsky                                                    
Tocar (2010)                                                                                         Kaija Saariaho
Sonata No. 1 in A Major for Violin & Piano, Op. 13                              Gabriel Fauré