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“Her deep and warm sound quality allow her to reach the most touching musical expression” - Andrea Bonatta

 

“I was overwhelmed by her tone above all as she has secure technique and excellent ears” - The Mainichi

Highly praised by both jurors and audiences alike, South Korean pianist Hanna Hyunjung Kim has garnered an impressive list of international competition successes. Her most recent success was in the 2016 6th Sendai International Music Competition in Japan, where she won first prize and received numerous concert engagements. Previous successes include second prize and the special Jury Award at the 2010 Paderewski International Piano Competition, first prize in the 2008 Asia Chopin International Piano Competition, and second prize at the 2008 Taipei International Chopin Piano Competition. 

 

Additionally, she has been a top prize winner at the 2011 Seoul International Piano Competition in Korea, the 2009 Hamamatsu International Piano Competition in Japan, the 2010 Rhodes International Piano Competition in Greece, and the 2006 Gina Bachauer International Piano Competition in USA.

 

HyunJung made her debut as soloist with the Seoul Symphony at the age of 10. She has since been involved in building an international career, having soloed with many other orchestras including the Japan Philharmonic, Sendai Philharmonic, Hiroshima Symphony, Qingdao Symphony, Paderewski Pomeranian Philharmonic, Kaoshung Symphony, KBS Symphony, Sungnam Philharmonic, Prime Philharmonic, and Suwon Symphony. As a recitalist, Ms. Kim has been performed in major concert venues in Japan such as Hamarikyu Asahi Hall in Tokyo, Munetsugu Hall in Nagoya, Hitachi System Hall in Sendai, ACT City Ongaku Hall in Hamamatsu. In addition, her solo and concerto performances have been aired on KBS 93.1 FM in Korea and on WBJC 91.5 FM in Baltimore, USA.

 

Ms. Kim successfully finished giving a nationwide recital tour in Japan in 2017 and released her debut CD in Japan featuring works by Mozart, Schumann, Prokofiev and Grünfeld. In the 2018-19 season she will also appear in recitals and solo performances with orchestra in Hamamatsu, Sendai, Hiroshima, Seoul, Qingdao and Osaka.

She is currently pursuing her Artist Diploma in Piano Performance at the Peabody Conservatory under the tutelage of Yong Hi Moon. 

“Her deep and warm sound quality

allows her to reach the most

touching musical expression.."

        - Andrea Bonatta

 

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PAST CONCERTS

  • Duo Recital with Cellist Yoosin Park (2)
    IBK Chamber Hall, Seoul, South Korea
    Feb 28, 2019, 8:00 PM
    IBK Chamber Hall, Seoul, South Korea, 2364 Nambusunhwan-ro, Seocho 3(sam)-dong, Seocho-gu, Seoul, South Korea
    Hyunjung Kim and cellist Yoosin Park perform a duo recital at the IBK Chamber Hall in Seoul Arts Center in Seoul, South Korea on February 28.
  • Duo Recital with Cellist Yoosin Park (1)
    U.Square Cultural Center, South Korea
    Feb 26, 2019, 7:30 PM
    U.Square Cultural Center, South Korea, 904 Mujin-daero, Gwangcheon-dong, Seo-gu, Kwangju, South Korea
    Hyunjung Kim and cellist Yoosin Park perform a duo recital at the U.Square Cultural Center in Gwanju, South Korea on February 26.
  • Sendai Philharmonic Orchestra | SIMC winners Gala Concert (2)
    Iwaki Performing Arts Center, Japan
    Feb 17, 2019, 3:00 PM
    Iwaki Performing Arts Center, Japan, Japan, 〒970-8026 Fukushima-ken, Iwaki-shi, Taira, Misaki, いわき市平字三崎1番地の6
    Brahms Piano Concerto No.1 in d minor, Op.15 featuring Hyunjung Kim with Sendai Philharmonic in Sendai, Japan on February 17.
  • Sendai Philharmonic Orchestra | SIMC winners Gala Concert (1)
    Hitachi Systems Hall Sendai, Japan
    Feb 16, 2019, 3:00 PM
    Hitachi Systems Hall Sendai, Japan, 3 Chome-27-5 Asahigaoka, Aoba-ku, Sendai-shi, Miyagi-ken 981-0904, Japan
    Brahms Piano Concerto No.1 in d minor, Op.15 featuring Hyunjung Kim with Sendai Philharmonic in Sendai, Japan on February 16.
  • CandleLight Chamber Music Series - Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
    Community Concerts at Second
    Nov 11, 2018, 7:30 PM – 8:55 PM
    Community Concerts at Second, 4200 St Paul St, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
    Hyun Jung Kim performs Beethoven Clarinet Trio Op. 11 on November 11, 2018 in Baltimore, Maryland.
  • Hiroshima Symphony Orchestra | 383rd Subscription Concert
    Hiroshima Bunka Gakuen HBG Hall
    Sep 07, 2018, 7:45 PM
    Hiroshima Bunka Gakuen HBG Hall, 3-3 Kakomachi, Naka-ku, Hiroshima-shi, Hiroshima-ken 730-8787, Japan
    Hyun Jung Kim performs Mozart Piano Concerto No. 9 in E-flat major with the Hiroshima Symphony Orchestra
  • New Artist Series Solo Piano Recital
    音楽工房ホール
    Sep 02, 2018, 3:00 PM
    音楽工房ホール, 3 Chome-9-1 Chūō, Naka-ku, Hamamatsu-shi, Shizuoka-ken 430-0929, Japan
    Hyun Jung Kim performs a solo recital including works by Debussy, Haydn and Brahms in Hamatsu, Japan.
  • Sendai Philharmonic Orchestra | The 320th Subscription Concert
    Hitachi Systems Hall Sendai, Concert Hal
    Jul 14, 2018, 3:00 PM
    Hitachi Systems Hall Sendai, Concert Hal, Japan, 〒981-0904 Miyagi Prefecture, 仙台市青葉区旭ケ丘3丁目27−5
    HyunJung Kim performs Mozart's Piano Concerto No.9 in E-flat major K.271 “Jeunehomme” with Sendai Philharmonic Orchestra on Saturday, July 14, 2018 @ 3 p.m.
  • Sendai Philharmonic Orchestra | The 320th Subscription Concert
    Hitachi Systems Hall Sendai, Concert Hal
    Jul 13, 2018, 7:00 PM
    Hitachi Systems Hall Sendai, Concert Hal, Japan, 〒981-0904 Miyagi Prefecture, 仙台市青葉区旭ケ丘3丁目27−5
    HyunJung Kim performs Mozart's Piano Concerto No.9 in E-flat major K.271 “Jeunehomme” with Sendai Philharmonic Orchestra on Friday, July 13, 2018 @ 7 p.m. and Saturday, July 14, 2018 @ 3 p.m.
 

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